Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald Ash Borer - Confirmed in Milton

On Friday, February 13, 2015, the presence of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) was identified and confirmed in Veterans Park on West High Street in the City of Milton. Department of Public Works staff brought their findings to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) who confirmed the findings to be EAB. The City of Milton now joins a growing list of Wisconsin communities where the insect has been detected.  More information is available in the press release.

Here are some resources related to Emerald Ash Borer:

Additional Tree Information


The City of Milton Code of Ordinances Chapter 66-211 through 66-213 states what types of trees may be planted and tree care requirements.

The City of Milton collects brush at the curb at certain times each year.  Information about brush collection is available on the City's 
website.