Public Works & Utilities


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

2021 Brush Collection

Brush collection has been completed for 2020.  Christmas tree collection will be the week of January 4, 2021. Regular brush collection will resume in April 2021.  2021 Brush Collection Dates

2020 Compost Drop Off

The compost drop-off site located at 225 Bonnie Road has closed for the 2020 season.  The compost site will reopen in April 2021. 

Residential Cross-Connection Information

2017 Cross-Connection Brochure