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If you find that you are collecting too much recycling for your current container, great job!  If your primary container is paid for through your city or township, a second container may be available through your hauler for a small annual fee.  Please contact Resource Recovery at 269-686-4559 for more information.


COUNTY-WIDE Scrap Tire Collection Events

Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 9:00am to 12:00pm

    1. Trowbridge Township Recycle Center, 913 M-40, Allegan.
    2. Salem Township Transfer Station, 4145 29th St, Dorr.

Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 9:00am to 12:00pm

    1.  Otsego Township Hall, 400 16th St., Otsego.

These events are limited and on a first come first serve basis.  State limit is 10 tires per vehicle, please call if you have more tires.  We are only accepting residential tires, on or off the rims. 


Call 269-686-4559 for more information.


The new “Know it Before You Throw It” campaign stresses the importance of rinsing and drying all plastics before recycling, as contaminated samples can ruin an entire batch of recycling.

The ads featuring the "Raccoon Recycling Squad" will be launched on television, on billboards and on their website statewide.
At a rate of 15%, Michigan currently has the lowest recycling rate in the Great Lakes Region, despite the 10-cent bottle deposit.
Visit for more information and to check out the Raccoon Recycling Squad video! 

​The Gun Lake Tribe Environmental Department in partnership with Gun Lake Casino and Valley City Electronics is hosting an Ewaste Recycling Event.

When? SEPTEMBER 4th, 2019 from 2:00pm-6:00pm

Where? Gun Lake Government Campus - Public Works Parking Lot. 2848 Mno Bmadzewen Dr. Shelbyville, MI 49344

What? Office and household electronics, cell phones, radios, microwaves, VCRs, TVs, computers, laptops, monitors, keyboards, mice, printers, speakers and power cords.

See attached flyer for details.