Garbage Collection/Recycling

GLSD contracts Garbage & Recycling pick up with Waste Management 888-960-0008 or WM dispatch 920-923-8826.

GARBAGE PICKUP

Garbage is picked up on Monday except for Holidays that fall on Monday.

2017 Holiday Garbage Pick Up Schedule:
Memorial Day 5/29/17 will be picked up Tuesday 5/30/17
Fourth of July 7/3/17
Labor Day 9/4/17 will be picked up Tuesday 9/5/17
Christmas Day 12/25/17 will be picked up Tuesday 12/26/17
New Years Day 1/1/2018 will be picked up Tuesday 1/2/18

All Garbage should be set out by 6:00 am. If possible put your trash out the morning of pick up. If you have to leave before that, please spray the inside of your trash bags with ammonia/water mixture to discourage animals from creating a “garbage mess” or put in a trash can.

• Garbage must be placed in plastic bags to be picked up.
• Bags containing recyclables will not be picked up.
• WM is not contracted to pick up large items; therefore large items such as beds, tables, mattresses, TV’s, sofas, any appliances etc. will not be picked up.
• Wisconsin law requires recycling (Requires sign-up. See below.)
• Absolutely no yard waste in garbage.
• Trash pickup may take 2 days to be picked up during Summer months because of a large volume of trash.
• Owners of rental properties are responsible for their property’s garbage.

To dispose of large items or appliances please contact:
Valley Trail (there maybe a fee for disposal)
N9101 Willard Rd, Berlin WI 54923
920-361-4995

Bluemkes Inc
101 W Division St, Rosendale WI 54974
920-872-2131
Will pick up at your home for an additional charge.
Refrig, Freezer, Air Cond, Dehumidifier ($20 fee); Washer, Dryer, Range, Dishwasher, Microwave ($10 fee).
Note: all fees are subject to change.

RECYCLING

Recycling can be contracted through Waste Management 888-960-0008 or dropped off at the following Township Recycling Centers:

TOWN OF BROOKLYN (must be a resident)
N6285 Berlin Road (behind Stahl Plumbing), Green Lake, 920-294-6600
HOURS OF OPERATION:
May thru October: Saturday – 7:30 am to 1:30 pm, Monday – 7:30 am to 11:30 a.m., Closed Labor day
November thru April: Saturday – 7:30 am to 11:30 pm, Monday – 7:30 am to 10:30 pm
ITEMS ACCEPTED:
Big Dumpster Items: sofas, chairs, beds, mattresses; large bulky items that do not fit in compactor
Compost Site: brush, grass clippings and leaves
Recycling: containers (aluminum, glass, all plastics and steel); paper/fiber products (newspapers, corrugated cardboard, magazines)
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED:
Lead acid batteries; major appliances; appliances that contain refrigerants; electronics; used tires, used oil; oil filters or any absorbent(s) contaminated with oil

TOWN OF GREEN LAKE (must be a resident)
920-398-3031 (maintained by City of Markesan)
N2298 Cty Rd A (Former landfill site along County Trunk A)
HOURS OF OPERATION:
Every Saturday 8:00 am- 2:00 pm
ITEMS ACCEPTED:
Following items may be placed in the same container: glass bottles and jars (clear or colored); aluminum (cans only); tin and steel cans; plastic; paper/fiber products (Bundle with string or put in paper bag) including newspapers and phone books, corrugated cardboard (separate from papers & magazines), magazines (separate from papers & cardboard); waste Oil (Check with Attendant); household appliances (white goods) including: refrigerators, freezers, ranges, air conditioners and microwaves (Check with Attendant); Lead Acid Batteries Automotive type only (Check with Attendant); Clean Scrap Iron
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED:
paint; anti-freeze and other non-petroleum based liquids; flashlight and lanterns; batteries; electronics (T.V’s, computers, etc)

TOWN OF MARQUETTE (must be a resident)
Town Hall in Village on Front Street
(920) 398-3156
HOURS OF OPERATION:
1st and 3rd Saturday 8:30 am – 10:30 am

TOWN OF PRINCETON (must be a resident)
Town Hall South of Princeton on County Trunk D
(920) 295-4676
HOURS OF OPERATION:
1st and 3rd Saturday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
ITEMS ACCEPTED:
Following items may be placed in the same container: glass bottles and jars (clear or colored); aluminum (cans only); tin and steel cans; plastic; waste oil; paper/fiber products (bundle with string or put in paper bag) including newspapers, phone books, corrugated cardboard, magazines
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED:
paint; anti-freeze and other non-petroleum based liquids; tires; yard waste; household appliances (white goods including refrigerators, freezers, ranges, air conditioners and microwaves); flashlights and lanterns; batteries;
electronics (T.V.’s, computers, etc)

City of Princeton Electronic Recycling Event

Monday May 15, 2017 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm Do not need to be a resident of the City to drop off items.
Drop items off at: 438 W Main Street Princeton, WI (by Public Works Garage)
Items Accepted
FREE ITEMS: Computers, Stereo Equipment, VCRs, Keyboards, Power Tools, Scanners, Phones, Printers, Fax Machines, Microwaves, Cell Phones, Game Systems, Calculator and Hard Drives.

ITEMS WITH A FEE: $25.00 for all regular TVs, $5.00 for CRT Monitors, and $40.00 for Projection Screen TVs, Console TVs, busted, broken TVs or bare tubes.

SPRING CLEAN UP

Spring cleanup is always held the Saturday before Memorial Day and the following Tuesday thru Saturday. The following dates May 27, 2017 and June 3, 2017 8:00 am to 12:00 pm, May 29, thru June 2 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. The purpose of Spring Cleanup is to give property owners in the District the ability to get rid of unwanted items that Waste Management will not pick up as part of regular/normal weekly household garbage.
Hazardous materials such as oils, paints, batteries, tires, microwaves, dehumidifiers, recyclables and appliances containing fluids etc. will not be accepted. Electronic waste will not be accepted either. If you are unsure of an item please contact the GLSD at 920-295-4488 or paulettej@glakesd.com.

Green Lake County Clean Sweep will be held August 11, 2017 11 am to 5 pm at County Highway Facility (fairgrounds) 570 South St Green Lake. E-Waste will also be accepted with a small fee.
Pre-registration is required. You can register online at Green Lake County Land Conservation Website
Please contact Green Lake County for more information 920-294-4051.