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Leelanau County Solid Waste Programs

The Solid Waste Council Meeting scheduled for April 8th has been CANCELLED the next meeting is scheduled for May 6th at 1:30 PM in the Govenment Center.

 The next Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) and Electronics collection will be held Saturday, May 31, 2014 at the Maple City Road Commission Garage off Church St. in Maple City

Call the Planning Department at 231-256-9812

to make a Reservation.  RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!   

Click Here  for full size list of 

Acceptable/Unacceptable items

NOTE:  We CAN NOT accept refrigerators, freezers, air-conditioners, or dehumidifiers.  Also, TV's can be taken back to Best Buy.  No cost if under 32" in size.

For information on proper disposal of Latex Paint and Medications, CLICK HERE.


Recycling Video


ian_vertel_logo.jpgFacts about Recycling in Leelanau County

Glass, Tin, Plastic & Fiber Recycled:       

Year 2002:  1050 tons      Year 2011:  2046 tons

 Year 2012:  2013.4 tons  Year 2013:  2559.5 tons

Household Hazardous Waste Collected:   

Year 2006:  12.5 tons      Year 2010:  39.3 tons  

                                       Year 2012:  57.5 tons     Year 2013:  44.8 tons


Leelanau County Solid Waste Council
Agendas, Minutes & Packets
Solid Waste Council Members & Meeting Schedule
Take It Back Information
Information on PA-69 of 2005
Acceptable Materials
Recycling Sites
Household Hazardous Waste
Acceptable Materials
Collection Dates
Disposal Options
Helpful Information
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Reports
Non-toxic Alternatives
Electronics Recycling
Free Computer Recycling
Recycling E-Waste
Questions & Answers
Yard Waste, Appliances, and Construction Waste
Construction Waste
Miscellaneous Items
Related Links
Goodwill Industries (to donate old computers & equipment)
Michigan DEQ Recycling Site
Michigan Recycling Coalition
ReSTORE - Habitat for Humanity (donate items for homes)
Pollutants, Sources, Exposure Reduction
Pollutants & Exposure Reduction
This page last updated on 4/3/2014.
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8527 E. Government Center Dr., Suttons Bay MI 49682 
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