Garbage and Recycling Services Information

  • Village of Merrimac garbage pick-up is weekly on Monday.  Recycling is picked up every-other week on Mondays.
  • Peterson Sanitation shall provide each residence in the Village of Merrimac one (1) 95-gallon cart for garbage (black lid) and one (1) 95-gallon Cart for recycling (yellow lid). Carts are the property of Peterson Sanitation Inc. 
  • Residential collection of garbage is limited to one (1) cart garbage and one (1) cart recycle per pickup. Garbage or recyclables left outside the totes will not be collected. 
  • Please see the "Garbage & Recycling Container Placement and Instructions" flyer below for more detailed information on cart placement and acceptable/unacceptable materials.
  • For special pickup of large metal items, tires, computer monitor, TVs, building materials, appliances, etc. call Peterson Sanitation at 608-524-6603. 
  • Items for collection are not to be put out earlier than twenty‑four (24) hours before the regular collection time.  Residential items shall be placed out for collection by 6:00 a.m. on the day of collection.
  • When the normal garbage pick-up day falls on a Monday holiday, the adjusted pick-up day will be Tuesday.  *Note: If a Holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, your Monday trash pickup will remain unchanged.
Peterson Sanitation
104 Park Street
PO Box 276
Boscobel, WI 53805