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Spring Reminders
COMPOST SITE NOW OPEN FOR THE SEASON
The Compost Drop-off Site has opened for the season and will remain open now through December 4, weather permitting. Pleasant Prairie operates a Compost Drop-off Site for Village residents. The site is easy to use, with regular weekly hours, drop-off options and the same free items for Village residents - compost and wood chips. The drop-off options can help you work around times when you need more flexibility with your disposal options, such as dropping off garbage and recycling before taking a vacation.

The Compost Drop-off Site is located at the Roger Prange Municipal Center at 8600 Green Bay Road. The site is situated in the southwest corner of the property. When using the site, please be prepared to provide proof of residence in Pleasant Prairie. If you frequent the site, for your convenience, you can request a compost sticker for your automobile window. (Compost services are for residential use only. Dumping by commercial contractors is not allowed.)

COMPOST DROP-OFF HOURS
Mondays: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesdays: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursdays: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Fridays: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

FREE DROP-OFF OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS
various yard and garden trimmings and waste
waste oil, car batteries and antifreeze
one cubic yard of dirt, concrete, gravel, asphalt, and/or metal
(one cubic yard is 3 wide, by 3 long, by 3 tall)
recycling and/or garbage

DROP OFF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS FOR A REDUCED FEE
white goods* ($20 each item)
computers and televisions* (fee based on tv size and type)
miscellaneous electronic items - DVD/VCR players, fax
machines, etc. ($5 per item)
tires ($5 each)
bulk items* ($10 each item)

FREE COMPOST AND WOOD CHIPS
Compost and wood chips are available to Village residents free of charge at the Compost Drop-off Site on a first-come, first-served basis during the hours listed above.

For more detailed information about all of the services available to you through the Compost Drop-off Site, and for a description of white goods and bulk items, please click here.


SPRING LEAF COLLECTION BEGINS APRIL 5
As part of the Solid Waste Services provided to Village residents, on a seasonal basis, the Village collects loose, unbagged leaves directly from your curb or roadside. To learn how to prepare for residential leaf collection and to see the 2010 Leaf Collection Schedule, please click here.

SPRING CLEANUP REMINDER
As spring cleanup of outdoor spaces begins, the Village would like to remind residents with Unlimited Garbage Collection that you may place an unlimited amount of garbage out for collection on your regularly scheduled collection day. For residents without Unlimited Collection, you may call to schedule an unlimited collection day up to 48 hours prior to your regularly scheduled collection. Find more information by clicking here.

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