Leaf & Yard Waste Collection

Collection Guidelines

Leaf and yard waste collection is scheduled for April 13 - April 17, 2020 and April 20 - April 24, 2020. Yard waste must be bagged in biodegradable, clear or transparent bags only. The City offers Bio-Bags in the fall at the Finance Department free of charge while supplies last. Yard waste will not be collected if not properly bagged or placed in non-transparent or black bags.

Please place your bagged yard waste on the curb no earlier than Saturday, April 11, 2020.  Please do not place biodegradable or clear bags at the curb until the April collection dates.  

Residents requesting brush collection should call 473-0560 to make an appointment for pick up on Tuesdays.

Yard Waste Ordinance

NOTICE:  City Ordinance Chapter 12.08 – Street Obstructions, Section: 12.08.010 – Residents are prohibited from depositing any yard waste debris on city streets or right of ways other than City of Whitewater designated days.


If you have any questions please feel free to call the Department of Public Works at 262-473-0560.