Public Works & Utilities

  1. Brush Collection

    Last Brush Collection of 2020 - November 2

    The Public Works Department will be collecting brush the week of November 2, 2020. To ensure pickup, please have your brush to the curb by 6:00 AM on November 2. This will be the last brush collection of 2020.


The Village of Cottage Grove Public Works Department exists to provide, control, and maintain reliable and cost-effective public works facilities and systems in a manner that emphasizes customer satisfaction, public service, and the long-term best interest of the community.

Leak Credit Policy and Leak Credit Application

The Village of Cottage Grove Leak Credit Policy is intended to address high use utility bills that are caused by water pipe breaks or failures. Click here to view the entire Leak Credit Policy. To apply for a Leak Credit, please fill out the Leak Credit Application.

Water Quality Report
(Consumer Confidence Report)

The Public Works and Utilities Department releases an annual Consumer Confidence or Annual Drinking Water Quality Report.
Most Recent Quality Report (PDF) | View All Quality Reports

2020 Brush Collection

The last brush collection of 2020 will occur the week of November 2, 2020 (weather dependent). Please have brush to the curb by Monday, November 2 at 6:00 am. 2020 Brush Collection Schedule

2020 Compost Drop Off

The compost drop-off site located at 225 Bonnie Road is now open for the 2020 season. Leaves, grass clippings and non-woody yard waste can be deposited inside the concrete barriers located on the side of the building.  

Residential Cross-Connection Information

2017 Cross-Connection Brochure