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Neighborhood Cleanup Box Request

City of Milwaukee Sanitation Services is pleased to provide roll-off boxes (dumpsters) for neighborhood cleanups.  These boxes are limited for use during organized neighborhood cleanups, they are not for use by individuals, businesses, churches, and schools. As the organizer, you are responsible for monitoring the box and reporting any illegal dumping to your police district.

The following items cannot be placed in the provided containers:

  • Tires
  • Construction debris (lumber, concrete, dirt)
  • Building Materials (roofing, drywall, tiles, paint, etc.)
  • Hazardous Waste (paint thinner, pesticides, used motor oil, etc.)
  • Large Appliances (refrigerators, stoves, washers, etc.)
  • Yard Waste (tree branches, brush, leaves, grass, and garden debris)
  • Recyclables
  • Electronics (TV's, stereos, computers, printers, DVD players, etc.). 

These items, except hazardous waste, can be taken to Drop Off Centers at 3879 W. Lincoln or 6660 N Industrial Rd. Fees may apply.

If you have any questions regarding your neighborhood box reservation, please call 414-286-3345.


Donation Opportunities: Many Milwaukee shelters and organizations accept new and gently-used donations of clothing, shoes, homegoods, furnishings, building materials and other items. Some organizations also offer pick up services. Consider some of these donation options before scheduling your weekend box.






All boxes have been reserved for April 20

Boxes are only placed on accessible street corners and will not be placed on streets with heavy traffic or in front of fire hydrants. Sanitation may adjust the placement to the nearest safe, accessible intersection. 

Please enter requested address or street intersection below.

Address box to be placed in front of: 


Requested street to be placed on: 

At intersecting street: 

Which corner: 

Please enter your name below confirming the statement below is accurate:

I have worked with my neighbors to identity this date for a neighborhood cleanup and understand I am responsible for monitoring the box to ensure items are properly disposed.


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).

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