Brush/Composting/Yard Materials Information
Summary, Best Practices, & Resources
Brush, yard waste, and organic material in general will be managed depending on the type and volume of material. Listed below are guidelines for brush and yard waste disposal, along with resources and suggestions for those that wish to compost organic material. Residents seeking to compost on their property should review Chapter 17.16 - LAND USE REGULATIONS | Code of Ordinances | Sun Prairie, WI | Municode Library 20 On-Site Composting and review the linked resources below to determine what organic material types are compostable. The city also facilitates a Spring group compost bin sale and accepts pre-orders on a rolling basis. Submit your pre-order for the 2023 compost bin sale: Open Town Hall - Compost Bins for 2023
Brush & Yard Waste Information
Brush collections are performed by the Sun Prairie Public Works Department. Brush is collected curb-side starting in April through November. Yard waste collections are performed by Pellitteri Waste Systems. Yard waste is collected twice in the spring and twice in the fall. Brush materials are not the same as yard waste. Please review the collection information and guidelines for proper set out.