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Automated Collection Information
The City of Stevens Point's automated collection program allows the City to serve our growing community at a lower cost, and provides better service to our customers while reducing the chance of worker injuries.

Collection Information

General Information
  • Each City Property Tax Parcel has at least one cart with a brown lid for garbage and one cart with a green lid for recyclables. 
  • Please remember to have your carts at the curb no later than 7:00 am on pickup day. 
  • Do not put garbage or recyclables at the curb unless they are in your carts
  • We collect garbage once a week and recyclables every other week.

City Garage
Ph: (715) 346-1537 

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Use Old Wausau Rd. Entrance to Drop-Off August 8 - 26
Because Front St. is closed from Bukolt to Sixth, the main entrance to the Yard Waste / Recycling Drop-Off (in front of the City Garage) is closed. Use the entrance on Old Wausau Rd. Please drive carefully when trucks are also driving through the area. See the Detour Map

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City of Stevens Point, 1515 Strongs Ave., Stevens Point, WI 54481 | Phone 715-346-1569