Press Release

The City of Dunkirk Public Works Department announces that brush pickup will begin on Monday, July 3rd in District A. District B will be picked up the week of July 10th, District C will be picked up the week of July 17th and District D will be picked up the week of July 24th.

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 will be prosecuted. Brush should be bundled with string or twine no more than 4ā€™ long, diameter of no more than 18ā€ 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 fronting 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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