Refuse Collection Services


Refuse Collection Services are managed by the Department of Public Works (DPW).   The following trash services include:

  • General trash

           Residential Refuse Regulations

           Refuse Collection Schedule (map)

Your refuse will be collected according to the City’s established schedule.  Your scheduled pick-up day will change as a result of one of the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. If your regular day happens to fall on one of those holidays, your refuse will be collected on the day following the holiday. 

  • Seasonal Compost

The Contractor agrees to collect separated compostable yard waste and leaves from April 1st of each year until the end of the week including December 15th of that same year. 

  • Special pick ups (Bulk items)

Call Priority Waste at 586-228-1200 or Toll free at 855-927-8365, to schedule a special pickup of bulk items.  Acceptable items at curbside are all appliances, including stoves, washers, dryers, hot water tanks, dishwashers, etc. which are picked up at the curb on collection day. Refrigerators must have their doors taken off.

  • Recycling Center

          Recycling Acceptables