Environmental Information

Trash, Recycling and Yard Waste Collection (City Services)

The City has a contract with our solid waste hauler to pick up recyclable items. Recyclables are picked up on the same schedule as the garbage collection.

  • Garbage Collection
  • Recycling
  • Compost Bags
  • Brush Pickup 

Illegal Dumping and Pollution Hotlines

Please report illegal or suspicious dumping to the Washtenaw County Environmental Reporting Hotline (734) 222-3880.

Pollution Emergency Alerting System (PEAS): (800) 292-4706

Community Environmental Organizations


Other Resources

Air Ozone Action Days
Development Low Impact Development
Disposal Guides Paint Disposal Guidelines
  Prescriptions Disposal
Lawn and Soil Fertilize in the Fall
  Lawn Care
  Soil Erosion and Sedimentation Control
Stormwater and Drains Rain Gardens
  "RiverSafe" Homes
  Storm Drains
  Storm Water - Know Where it Goes
  Storm Water Management Calculator
Transportation Ride share program
  Watch out for deer!
Water Indoor Water Use
  Water Science School
  Wellhead Protection Program - Village Placema