Sludge Overflow at Wastewater Treatment Plant

On Saturday, November 11, there was an overflow at the Oconto Utility Wastewater Treatment Plant.  This overflow was contained to a small piece of grass and the driveway and was immediately cleaned up.

There is no chance of human contact or exposure due to this overflow.

Any questions, please contact Jeremy Wusterbarth at 920-834-7725.

Fall Loose Leaf Curbside Collection

FALL LOOSE LEAF

CURBSIDE COLLECTION

 

City of Oconto

 

The City of Oconto Department of Public Works will begin its fall curbside collection of leaves and garden waste on Monday, October 2nd, 2017. Collection will continue until weather permits. This material should be placed at the curb in separate piles. Leaves should be in a row no more than 4 feet wide and approximately 3 feet high. Leaves should be placed in open areas and not around obstacles such as street signs or trees or will not be picked up. Bagged material or mixed material will not be picked up.

 

Do not put leaves into the street. Place the leaves between the curb and the sidewalk and as close to the curb as possible. Leaves placed on the street will not be picked-up unless placed back in the area defined for proper pick-up. Brush cannot be mixed in with leaf piles.

 

Residents may also bring their loose leaves and garden waste to the City’s yard waste site, which is located at 1616 Main St.

 

It is not possible to accurately tell residents the exact day their leaves and garden wastes will be picked up.

If you have any questions, call 834-7725 between 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday.

 

Jeremy Wusterbarth

Superintendent of Public Works & Utilities

Job Opening – Public Works Department

CITY OF OCONTO

JOB OPPORTUNITY / PUBLIC WORKS

 

The City of Oconto is accepting applications for a laborer position in the Public Works Department. The position consists of assisting with all work undertaken by the Public Works Department. Further information about the position and application can be picked up at Oconto City Hall, 1210 Main St, Oconto, WI 54153. Application deadline is Friday October 6th, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

 

Oconto Youth Football Sign-Up

Oconto Youth Football Sign-up:

Sign up for Oconto Youth Football will be held on Thursday August 17th, Monday August 21st and Tuesday August 22nd from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the blue sheds behind Oconto High School.  Flag football is for first through third grade and tackle football is for fourth through sixth grade.  Any questions, please call Will at (920)373-1146 or Jon at (920)604-2521.  See you at sign-up!

Recycling and Garbage Pick-Up – Week of July 3, 2017

City of Oconto Garbage Pick-up Notice – Week of July 3, 2017
Garbage pick-up for residents that would normally get picked up on Mondays, will remain the same.
Residents that get garbage picked up on Tuesdays will get picked up on Wednesday, July 5th.
City of Oconto Recycling Pick-up Notice
Recycling pick-up for residents that would normally get picked up on Wednesdays will get picked up Thursday, July 6th
Residents that would normally get picked up on Thursdays, will get picked up on Friday, July 7th.
Jeremy Wusterbarth
Superintendent of Public Works & Utilities

Garbage Pick-Up – Week of Memorial Day

City of Oconto Garbage Pick-up Notice

Garbage pick-up for residents that would normally get picked up on

Monday, May 29th will get picked up on Wednesday, May 31st.

Residents that get garbage picked up on Tuesdays will remain the same.

 

Jeremy Wusterbarth

Superintendent of Public Works & Utilities