Brush Pickup

The Town of Owego Highway Department will be picking up branches again this year. Pick up will be on the following days in May: the 18th, 19th, 25th & 26th. ABSOLUTELY NO BRUSH WILL BE PICKED UP AFTER JUNE 1st.

You must call the Highway Department to request a brush pickup. The telephone number is 687-2641.

We remind the residents in the Terrace of the following guidelines:
Tree branches from your yard only
Place branches neatly along the curb/roadside in front of your home
Place the large end of the branch towards the road
No brush from lot clearing
No contractors or landscapers
All large piles must be approved due to time constraints for pickup

The following items will not be accepted and will not be picked up:
Tree trunks
Clippings from lawns, flower beds or vegetable gardens
Thorny brush
Small twigs
Large diameter logs

NOTE: Your name and address will be added to the list. Because of the overwhelming response of this service, we cannot give you a specific time or day when your brush will be picked up.