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The City maintains 90.3 miles of streets and approximately 30 miles of storm sewer. Maintenance includes: Patching and repairing of both, asphalt and concrete streets; repairing curb, gutter, catch basins and storm sewers; street sweeping; repairing and replacement of sidewalks; tree trimming; snow removal; and repair of City maintenance equipment. These accounts include new streets, curb and gutter, and sidewalks, which are in turn assessed back against property owners. Recycling and refuge collection is handled by the Public Works Department.   The airport is also maintained which consists of mowing, snowplowing, repair and upkeep. The Public Works Department also maintains the Lake Tomah Dam and mowing of the Industrial Parks.

 

FIVE YEAR PLAN

 

 

The Public Works crew may be cutting down ash trees in your neighborhood. There are many dead and dying ash trees due to the Emerald Ash Borer, in the boulevards, which need to be removed. If you have any questions or concerns with the tree removal, please call 608-374-7430.

 

 

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Excess garbage & recycling, which does not fit into your cart, may be taken to Modern Disposal. Please call them to find cost and fees that may apply. Modern Disposal is located at 800 Townline Rd., Tomah. They can be reached at 608-372-7897.

 

 

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Aug. 2021 -  Extra garbage and recycling totes are available for purchase at a cost of $70, plus tax and fees. If you are interested in purchasing a tote, please contact the Public Works office at 608-374-7430.

 

The tote with the YELLOW LID will be only for garbage!!

 

The tote with the GRAY LID will be only for recycling!!

 

Garbage and recycling will be on separate days.

 

Garbage will be every week.

 

Recycling will be every other week.

 

You will be in ZONE 1, ZONE 2 or ZONE 3 to find your pick up days.

 

GARBAGE ZONES              RECYCLING ZONES

 

CALENDAR ZONE 1/EAST SIDE OF SUPERIOR AVE

 

 

CALENDAR ZONE 2/WEST OF SUPERIOR AVE/INCLUDING WILLIAMS ST & SOUTH

 

CALENDAR ZONE 3/WEST SIDE OF SUPERIOR & NORTH OF WILLIAMS ST

 

Check Facebook, tomahonline.com or give us a call with questions.

 

THANK YOU

 

 

 

Public Works & Utilities Office Staff

                         Kirk Arity                                    Samantha Linehan

                           Director                                  Adminstrative Assistant

                 

                        Kim Lambert                                     Pat Marten

          Public Works & Utilities Bookeeper       Water & Sewer Bookkeeper

 

Contact Information

Public Works and Utilities Office
819 Superior Avenue (First Floor)
Tomah, WI 54660
Public Works Ph: (608) 374-7430
Utilities Ph: (608) 374-7431

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm