Water and Sewer Rates

Last Increase~Jan 21, 2012

5/8–3/4″ meter charge $7.27
Hydrant Main­te­nance Fee $6.75
Plus Vol­ume Charge
First 8,300 gal­lons used $4.50/1000 gal
Next 25,000 gal­lons used $3.58/1000 gal

Last Increase~Dec 15, 2010

Min­i­mum Charge $22.86/Month/Unit
Plus Vol­ume charge
$7.87/1000 gal

Garbage and Recycling

Faherty Incor­po­rated
1120 Broad­way Street
Plat­teville, WI 53818
(608) 348‑9586

Garbage and Recy­cling col­lec­tion every Fri­day. Please have items out for col­lec­tion by 7:00 a.m. Garbage con­tain­ers should have a max­i­mum size of 35 gal­lons and weigh no more than 5o lbs.

PLEASE NOTE: Col­lec­tion sched­ules change dur­ing hol­i­day weeks:
New Year’s col­lec­tion will be on Sat­ur­day, Jan­u­ary 4th
Memo­r­ial Day col­lec­tion will be on Sat­ur­day, May 31st
**4th of July col­lec­tion WILL REMAIN on Fri­day, July 4th**
Labor Day col­lec­tion will be on Sat­ur­day, Sep­tem­ber 6th
Thanks­giv­ing col­lec­tion will be on Sat­ur­day, Novem­ber 29th
Christ­mas col­lec­tion will be on Sat­ur­day, Decem­ber 27th

Items that are not con­sid­ered solid waste or recy­clable for weekly col­lec­tion are:  leaves, grass clip­pings, gar­den waste, brush, wood, cement, con­struc­tion and remod­el­ing mate­ri­als, fenc­ing, major appli­ances, tires, waste oils, lead acid bat­ter­ies, wet paint, fur­ni­ture and elec­tron­ics (TV’s, com­puter com­po­nents, fax machines, DVD play­ers, VCR’s and DVR’s)

Visit Faherty Incor­po­rated web­site for Sin­gle Stream Recy­cling Instructions

Vil­lage of Blan­chardville Yard Waste site on Old Q Road is open Sat­ur­days from 9:00 a.m. — Noon, April through Novem­ber 22nd, weather permitting.

For 2014, tire and appli­ance col­lec­tion will be quar­terly on the fol­low­ing Wednesdays:

Feb­ru­ary 5th
May 7th
August 6th
Novem­ber 5th

Please see Vil­lage of Blan­chardville Recy­cling Instruc­tions for details on Tire and Appli­ance col­lec­tion and fees.

SPRING CLEAN UP DAY will be Fri­day, May 9th, 2014


  1. Kari Steffes
    January 7, 2014

    Can you please tell me the Garbage & Recy­cling Col­lec­tion Fee for res­i­den­tial dwellings? Thank you.

    - Kari Steffes, Admin­is­tra­tive Assis­tant
    Lafayette County Hous­ing Author­ity
    626 Main Street Room 105
    Dar­ling­ton, WI 53530–1397
    Phone: (608)776‑4880
    Fax: (608)776‑4865
    TDD: (608)776‑4883

    • Blanchardville
      January 7, 2014

      Please con­tact the Vil­lage of Blan­chardville Clerk at 608–523-4521 for that infor­ma­tion. It is added to the RE tax bill I believe. Hope this helps! :)