The City operates the brush site, a brush and leaf collection site just outside of the City Limits. Please note that the brush site only accepts leaves and brush. Compostable materials like kitchen and garden food scraps are not accepted. Tree trunks and branches larger than 12 inches in diameter and longer than 2 feet in length will not be accepted at the brush site. Leaves, woodchips, and grass clippings are to be dumped in a separate designated area within the brush site.
The brush site is in the southwest corner of 21st and Ramsey Streets (one block south of the 4-way stop on Ramsey Street/385th Avenue).
The City brush and compost site will open to the public on Saturday, April 6, 2019.
The brush site hours are as follows through Tuesday, October 1, 2019:
Tuesday, Noon – 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, Noon – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
The fall brush site extended hours will begin on Thursday, October 3, 2019.
Tuesday, 1:00 p.m. – sunset
Thursday, 1:00 p.m. – sunset
Friday, 1:00 p.m. – sunset
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Topdressing/composted soil is available for pick up at the brush site at no charge to City residents.
Keys are NO longer available for checkout at City Hall.
$100.00 contractor annual key rental fee.
The City does allow leaf burning, but with these restrictions:
- Review the Leaf Burning Restrictions.
- Fires must be at least 25 feet from structures, wood fences, hedges, brush, etc.
- Fires must be at least 5 feet from a property line
- Fires are prohibited on streets, boulevards, or on public property
- Leaf burning is allowed September 15 – December 1:
- Monday – Friday, 3 p.m. – dusk
- Saturday – Sunday, Noon – dusk
During the rest of the year, burning is allowed by permit only. Permits can be obtained by calling City Hall at 526-7336.