In an effort to increase recycling rates and improve the quality of materials entering the recycling facility, Waukesha County is asking residents to Recycle Right. The county is focusing on this educational recycling campaign this summer to improve the economic and environmental sustainability of the recycling program. “Residents should know that positive things happen when they recycle right,” said Analiese Smith, Recycling & Solid Waste Supervisor for Waukesha County. “Kee
The City of Brookfield will be hosting a special one-day collection of household electronics and appliances open to any Waukesha County resident on Saturday, July 14 from 9:00 a.m. to noon. The collection will take place at the Public Works Yard, located at 19700 Riverview Drive in Brookfield. State law bans electronics and appliances from landfills and incinerators due to the valuable materials that can be recycled and reused, including precious metals like gold and copper.