Job Opening – Public Works Laborer




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 5th, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.


2018 Fall Loose Leaf Collection




City of Oconto


The City of Oconto Department of Public Works will begin its fal curbside collection of leaves and garden waste on October 9th until Friday November 9th. 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.

2018 Fall Water Main Flushing


FALL WATER MAIN FLUSHING                                        



The Oconto Utility Commission will be flushing water mains in all areas south of the Oconto River on Monday, October 1st, 2018.


In all areas north of the Oconto River, West of and including Superior Avenue on Tuesday and Wednesday, October 2nd & 3rd, 2018.


In all areas north of the Oconto River, East of Superior Avenue, on Thursday and Friday October 4th & 5th, 2018.


Due to certain water main connections, other areas could be affected, please check your water for discoloration before using laundry.