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Project Clean & Green

Project Clean and Green has concluded for 2018.

Clean and Green Graphic

PROJECT CLEAN & GREEN is a City-wide program that includes targeted street and alley sweeping and provides additional FREE bulky pickups for residents with City of Milwaukee solid waste collection service. 

Scroll to the bottom of this page to find your Project Clean and Green collection day and then place acceptable items at at the garbage collection point (curb or alley) along with your regularly collected garbage. This is your opportunity to get rid of excess household debris at no cost.

Any time other than your Project Clean & Green collection day, there will be a $50-$150 charge for all bulky pickup requests larger than 1 cubic yard (about the size of an easy chair).

Acceptable materials for clean and green collection

This is the only time the City collects tires and grass clippings. This is the only time outside of the fall leaf collection that the City collects yard and garden debris and leaves.

Unacceptable materials for clean and green include appliances, electronics, hazardous waste, and construction waste

Crews will not collect appliances, TVs, electronics, construction debris, and paint. Take these items to a City Drop Off Center for proper disposal. Household hazardous waste is collected by MMSD from all Milwaukee County residents. There are several permanent collection sites throughout the County.

Project Clean & Green 2017 map. Click to enlarge.If your neighborhood wishes to schedule a group cleanup, please visit Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful online or call (414) 272-5462 for clean-up bags, gloves, or to borrow a limited number of clean-up tools (rakes, shovels, brooms).

Address Look Up

Extra items left at your collection point will be picked up on your collection day during your assigned Clean and Green week.  Look up your next garbage and recycling collection date below.