Press Release

The City of Dunkirk Public Works Department announces that brush pickup will begin on Monday, May 1 in District A. District B will be picked up the week of May 8, District C will be picked up the week of May 15 and District D will be picked up the week of May 22

Brush must be at the curb by 7:30 am on the Monday of the respective collection week but no earlier than the previous Saturday. City crews will collect each area only once. Brush placed at the curb after the crews pass by will not be collected and will be ticketed as a violation of the City Code and property owners may be prosecuted. Brush should be bundled with string or twine no more than 4′ long, diameter of no more than 18″ and shall weigh no more than 65 pounds. Bundles should be placed between the sidewalk and curb but should not be placed near any posts, trees, water, or sewer boxes, etc. which could be damaged during removal operations. Brush placed on City property other than the area front the respective residential property will be ticketed.

City residents may also drop brush at the Public Works facility on Lucas Avenue. Please refer to the 2017 Curbside Collection Schedule for further information.

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