WELCOME to the VILLAGE of BRUCE
Bruce Village Hall – 868-2185
Director of Public Works – 868-2188
Bruce Telephone Co. – 868-5111
Electricity Co. – Xcel Energy-1-800-895-4999
Diggers Hot Line – (Call before you dig) 1-800-242-8511
Gas Co. – WE Energies-1-800-242-9137
Charter Communications – T.V. cable service- Toll Free 1-877-906-9121
Water & Sewer Service – Meters are read and billed by the Bruce Village Hall. (Billed every 3 months; the 1st of January, April, July and October). A late payment charge of 1% per month will be added to bills not paid within twenty one days of issuance.
Garbage & Recycling – Village Hall takes care of billing; it will appear on utility bill and is billed quarterly at the rate of $41.25 (32 gallon container), $42.75 (64 gallon container),$46.80 (96 gallon container), effective January 1, 2014. (Billed the 1st of January, April, July and October).
Garbage Pick-Up – is every Tuesday-Have container set out by 6:00 a.m./curb side-or alley if you have one. Recycling schedule and recycle bins can be obtained at the Village Hall. Pick-up for recycling is every other Tuesday. Place recycling container next to your garbage for collection.
Licensing of Dogs – is required. Current proof of rabies vaccination is required at the time of licensing. You can obtain a license at the Village Hall in the month of January. After that date a license may be obtained through the Rusk County Clerk’s office located at the Courthouse in Ladysmith.
Building Permits – are required for any improvements, additions or remodeling projects over $1,000.00. Permits may be obtained at the Village Hall.
Burning Permits – are sold at the Village Hall for $1.00. Burning of clean wood and yard waste on weeknights and Saturdays after 5:00 p.m. is permitted. No Sunday or Holiday burning. The Bruce Fire Chief is notified of permits that are sold. No permit is required if there is sufficient snow cover on the ground.