The Department of Public Works' mission is to provide public services for the convenience and safety of residents and visitors to the City. These services include: Engineering, Fleet Maintenance, Parks and Forestry, Street Maintenance, Waste and Recycling Collections, Snow and Ice Control, and functions of the Stormwater Utility, which enhance the daily lives of our residents and visitors.
Our staff is proud to serve the City of Kenosha, to ensure it stays beautiful for all to see and use.
Holiday trees may be dropped off inside the green snow-fenced enclosures at the locations listed below until January 31, 2021. Collected trees will be chipped and used as mulch in City parks. To prevent damage to chipping equipment, please remove all tree bags, ornaments, tree stands, nails, and other metal objects and place in trash receptacles provided at each bin. Disposal of other holiday greenery (wreaths, garland, etc) must be placed with your normal residential trash collection. To find the nearest location to your house, use the holiday tree disposal map.
The Kenosha City App is a great resource for:
For instructions on how to download and use the Kenosha City App, click here.
Signing up for the City of Kenosha's AlertSense allows you to recieve important city notifications, examples include: the start and end of snow emergency parking bans or the disruption of curbside waste collection services.