City of Grand Rapids

201 Market Avenue Southwest, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA

Municipal organization of approximately 1400 employees serving the City of Grand Rapids Michigan. The Department of Public Works is a licensed hauler of of single stream recycling, yard waste, and municipal solid waste. We off three sizes of trash carts, two recycling options and a 96g yard waste cart. City residents can sign up for our services at the following web form (paste the following address into your web browser) -

materials accepted

  • Empty and replace cap
  • Rinse or wipe clean all food or other residue from bottles & containers
  • No Bags, Wrap or Film Plastic
  • No Foam
  • No Foam Blocks/Shapes
  • No Foam Food Service: cups, plates, take-out containers
  • No Foam Peanuts
  • No Food Contaminated Containers
  • No Hazardous Product Containers
  • No Motor Oil Bottles/Containers


Member of the following program(s):

  • Michigan Recycling Directory

    The Michigan Recycling Directory provides a platform for residents to find recycling locations near them, and recycling organizations that accept residential materials to promote their services.

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