Brush pickup in Alpena next week

Crews for the City of Alpena will be picking up brush curbside next week.

Other yard waste such as grass clippings or leaves will not be picked up but can be dropped off at the public works service center Monday through Friday, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Crews will start picking up brush on Monday and finish on Thursday. A complete schedule of where they will be each day can be viewed below.

Homeowners are reminded that brush piles are to be no larger than six-feet by six-feet.

The public works service center will also be open next Saturday, August 8, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for city residents who want to drop off bagged yard materials. The center does not accept brush.

RESIDENTIAL BRUSH ONLY PICK-UP SCHEDULE:

Monday, August 3
The area east of Ripley Boulevard and south of Washington Avenue.

Tuesday, August 4
The area north of the river and east of Chisholm Street, from Fourteenth Avenue to the City limits.

Wednesday, August 5
The area west of Ripley Boulevard and south of Washington Avenue.

Thursday, August 6
The area north of Washington Avenue and south of the river and west of Chisholm Street, from Fourteenth Avenue to the City limits.