Large item pick-up in La Crosse starts Monday

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — The city of La Crosse will pick up large items with the regular trash and recycling starting next week.

Large item pick-up will run from May 17-28 on property owner’s regular recycling day.

There will be 1 collection per residential tax parcel on the city-serviced, scheduled, recycling collection day.

Items shall not be set out more than 12 hours before collection and the property owner is responsible for removal of extra items left out once pickup is complete.

Each collection is limited to 5 items and their counterparts, per tax parcel. Electronics and appliances cannot be placed for collection. Items cannot exceed 300 lbs. Items should be placed at your refuse & recycling collection point, otherwise they will not be collected.

Mattresses and box springs shall be kept separate from other large items as they will be picked up by a different truck and recycled. If rain is in the forecast please cover mattresses and box springs so they remain dry.