Recycling Collection

Each household can purchase a 64 gallon bin. Please call the Treasury Department (885-6600) if you are interested in purchasing one of these bins.

Recyclables are picked up the same day as regular trash.  Place recycling bin at curb for collection on your regular rubbish collection day by 7:00 a.m.  In the event of a holiday, pickup will be postponed one day the same way regular rubbish pickup is delayed one day.

The more items citizens recycle, the better off we are in terms of saving tax dollars and helping the environment.  We ask that you:

The City of Grosse Pointe Farms uses an outside contractor to handle the Recycling needs of our residents. Green for Life: https://gflusa.com/

View the recycling guidelines here.

 

Note: The following may be taken to the Department of Public Works yard at the corner of Chalfonte and Kerby roads any weekday between 7:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.  Place used motor oil in original containers.  DO NOT put in your recycling bin.  DO NOT dump on the ground or in sewers since it pollutes our land and groundwater; auto batteries; and paint.