We do not pick up brush/branches in the winter. You may make a brush/branch collection appointment during Yard Waste Season (typically the first week of April through early-December, weather-permitting). We do not pick up brush/branches in the winter.
The 2023 Brush and Branch Season IS from April 3, 2023 until December 1, 2023.
Branches must be less than six inches in diameter and cut to maximum 4-foot lengths. The total brush/branch pile cannot exceed 4 ft. x 4 ft. x 4 ft. (length x width x height). Branches/brush must be tied in secure bundles that one person can lift.
Please do not place brush/branches at the curb until 24 hours before your scheduled collection date. Brush/branches need to be at the curb for 6:00 a.m. on your appointment date.
Residents can schedule a brush/branch curbside pickup by calling the Public Works Department at (860) 584-6125. Brush/branch collections are scheduled for Wednesdays. During holiday weeks, brush/branch collections are done on Thursday.
Sorry, we cannot collect loose piles of brush/branches.
Brush and branches fitting the above description, and any other yard waste, can always be brought by city residents to the city’s Solid Waste Transfer Station with a residential permit.