Recycling & Waste Program

Kalamazoo Township coordinates competitive contracts for the following collection services.

Recycling, bulk trash, seasonal leaf and brush pickup, and access to hazardous waste drop-off site are funded by a special assessment of $65 year/property. 

For weekly garbage pick up (or optional, weekly yard waste pick up), residents pay Republic Service.

Curbside Pick up occurs every-other-week for 1-4-uni housing structures and some condominiums, using a wheeled cart.  No sorting is required
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Garbage Collection
Pick up occurs each week for 1-4-unit housing structures, using a wheeled cart.
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Yard Waste - Weekly Pick up
Residents can subscribe for a modest fee with Republic Services (1-877-268-3867 or 216-8000) for weekly pick up of leaves, brush, small limbs, and grass clippings, using a wheeled cart.  Pick up occurs from April-November.

Bulk Trash
Curbside pick up occurs 3 times per year in April, July, and October for 1-4-unit housing structures.
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Household Hazardous Waste
A drop off site near the County Fairgrounds is open typically three days per week.
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Concerning tree clean up:
  • For Kalamazoo County Road Commission Tree Removal Policy Click Here
  • For Consumers Energy Tree Removal Policies Click Here
  • Please check the yellow pages or search for tree removal services on the internet