Beaver Dam, Wisconsin

Welcome to the official website of the City of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin!

How is the Service Provided?

The City of Beaver Dam has contracted Advanced Disposal for collection services from residential single family through four-unit properties. These collection services are not provided for non-residential or properties that do not have residential buildings.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact the City of Beaver Dam Public Works Department.

(920) 887-4635

Fast Facts About the Service:
  1. What to put it in: Contractor supplied 65 or 95 gallon wheeled cart are the only containers accepted due to the automated cart system. Resident has a choice of the size of the cart.

  2. How to put it out: Cart must face the street as indicated by the arrow. It must be fully accessible and not blocked by parked cars. Do not place carts in the street. There should be at least 3 feet between cart and any other object such as a mailbox, light post, other cart, etc.

  3. When to put it out: The provided waste containers must be curbside by 7:00 a.m. on scheduled collection day but not sooner than 24 hours prior to scheduled collection.

  4. When to have it put away: Emptied waste containers need to be removed within 24 hours after collection day.

Curbside Garbage Pickup Guidelines
Curbside Garbage Pickup Guidelines

Curbside Garbage Pickup Guidelines

Find a list of what's accepted, what's not, what requires special handling, what to do with items not accepted,  and more. 

Recycling
Recycling

Recycling

Learn what you can recycle in your cart, how to dispose of TV's and other electronics, and what to do with unwanted appliances and white goods.

Sign up for Service Alerts for Garbage & Recycling

Sign up for Service Alerts for Garbage & Recycling

Get notified from the City's contractor, Advanced Disposal, of service alerts, new services, community news and more.

Bulk Waste Curbside Pickup Service
Bulk Waste Curbside Pickup Service

Bulk Waste Curbside Pickup Service

Twice per year, the City offers curbside bulk pickup service of exclusive items to residents who receive City contracted disposal services. Carefully review what is accepted and what is not.

Bulk Waste Drop Off Service
Bulk Waste Drop Off Service

Bulk Waste Drop Off Service

There are two opportunities per month for bulk waste drop off.  Carefully review what is accepted and what is not. 

Annual Christmas Tree Curbside Pickup
Annual Christmas Tree Curbside Pickup

Annual Christmas Tree Curbside Pickup

Residential properties that receive collection services from the City also receive curbside pickup of Christmas trees and boughs that are free of ornaments, lights and stands.