The City of Oakdale's annual dates for curbside collection of buckthorn have been set for Tuesdays, September 20, October 4, and October 18. Residents must complete a waiver by the Friday prior to scheduled pickup dates for collection.
Curbside Pickup Guidelines
- The pickup is restricted to only buckthorn.
- Piles should be no larger than 3.5 feet high, 3.5 feet wide, and up to 20 feet in length.
- Piles need to be stacked with the cut ends aligned and to the curb.
- Piles must be accessible by a log loader truck and must be off of paved driveways.
- City Forester has the right to inspect and reject piles that don’t comply with the guidelines.
- Complete a collection waiver. Waivers must be filled out and received by the Friday before the scheduled collection date for pickup.
Learn more about buckthorn management: https://www.ci.oakdale.mn.us/722/Buckthorn-Management