Monthly Archives: September 2014

Fall Looseleaf 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 13th, 2014. Collection will continue to Friday, November 21st, 2014 if 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. 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. 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 6:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday.

Jeremy Wusterbarth

Superintendent of Public Works & Utilities

Water Main Flushing

FALL WATER MAIN FLUSHING CITY OF OCONTO The Oconto Utility Commission will be flushing water mains in all areas south of the Oconto River on Monday, September 29th, 2014. In all areas north of the Oconto River, West of and including Superior Avenue on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 30th & October 1st, 2014. And in all areas north of the Oconto River, East of Superior Avenue, on Thursday and Friday October 2nd & 3rd, 2014. Due to certain water main connections, other areas could be affected. Please check your water for discoloration before using laundry. Oconto Utility Commission Jeremy Wusterbarth Superintendent of Public Works & Utilities