Curbside Brush Collection Service is for fallen branches or minor tree trimming done by the property owner.  Collection is April thru November at no additional cost to residents by the City of Williamston’s Department of Public Works.  Please follow the guidelines and schedule below.   If you have additional questions about Curbside Brush Collection Service, please call City Hall at (517) 655-2774.

Please place brush piles, no greater than 4 feet high, neatly at the curb with all the cut ends in the same direction, preferably with the ends facing away from the direction of traffic.

Curbside Brush Collection Service is for large branches and limbs over 4 feet in length.  The main branch stem should have a minimum diameter of 1 inch and not be greater than 6 inches.  (For the safety of employees, very small branches or sticks will not be collected.)

Brush contaminated with dirt, vines, stumps, stones or metal cannot be chipped and will not be collected.

The City will not collect brush or branches from trees that have been removed by a tree removal service. 

Curbside Brush Collection Service is scheduled for the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of April through November.   Please see the list of collection dates below:





April 4, 2017

April 18, 2017


May 2, 2017

May 16, 2017


June 6, 2017

June 20, 2017


July 5, 2017

July 18, 2017


August 1, 2017

August 15, 2017


September 5, 2017

September 19, 2017


October 3, 2017

October 17, 2017


November 7, 2017

November 21, 2017

To eliminate brush piles setting out at the curb during the week, please set out brush piles for collection no earlier than 7:00 a.m. on Saturday and no later than 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday.

In the event of a major storm that necessitates brush collection, a special collection will be announced.

Curbside Christmas Tree
Collection Service
Curbside Christmas Tree Collection dates for 2018 are Wednesday, January 3th and Wednesday, January 17th.    For more information, please check the City of Williamston’s website at www.williamston-mi.us or look for information in the Williamston Enterprise.

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City Hall

161 E. Grand River Ave.
Williamston, MI 48895
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 8 am - 5 pm 

Police Department
175 E Grand River Ave.
Williamston, MI  48895
Office Hours:  Mon-Fri, 8 am - 5 pm  

Department of Public Works
781 Progress Ct.
Williamston, MI  48895
Office Hours:  Vary, call City Hall for assistance, 517-655-2774

Associated Government Services
8171 Gull Rd., Ste B.
Richland, MI  49083
Office Hours:  Mon-Fri 8 am - 4:30 pm
Closed from 12-1:30 pm daily