Brush Collection

The Department of Public Works collects brush at the curb throughout each calendar year. In 2020, the dates are as follows:
  • March 1-8
  • April 4-12
  • May 2-10
  • June 6-14
  • July 5-12
  • August 1-9
  • September 5-13
  • October 3-11
  • November 1-8
Christmas trees will be collected at the curb January 1-31.

The following rules apply for curbside collection of brush:
  • Brush can be no longer than 10 feet and have a diameter of no larger than 6 inches.
  • Brush should be placed butt-end toward the street in the terrace right-of-way in neat organized piles.
  • Brush shall not be placed in the street or curb area.
  • City ordinances require that all trees and brush be trimmed to a height of 8 feet above sidewalks and 15 feet above streets.
The City offers wood chips from our brush collections to residents within the Milton School District who request them. You can request yours by contacting Public Works.