Hamlin Township Waste Reduction

Cleanup day in Hamlin Township is being held Saturday, June 20, 2015. Vouchers are available starting in May at the township offices on Jebavy Dr., and Hamlin residents must secure a voucher prior to the clean-up day, June 20. For other clean-up dates in the area, read our Cleanup Day story.

Hamlin Township Transfer Site

Location is on West Dewey Road. Phone number is (231) 845-7433. Attendants on site during open hours.

Hamlin Township garbage bags MUST be used, and can be purchased on site or at the Hamlin Township office. Bags available are 30 gallon green bags (10 bags for $11) and 13 gallon purple bags(10 bags for $5).

October 1-April 30, 9am-5pm Wednesday and Saturday

MAY 1-September 30, 10am-6pm Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

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Recycling available with Hamlin Township Sticker. Current recycling stickers expire at the end of May, and new ones for the next year may be purchased at the transfer site or Hamlin Township office in May for $15 per year for residents and $50 per year for non-residents.

These items are accepted at our drop off site for recycling:

  • Newspapers, color comics, glossy inserts, telephone books, magazines & catalogs (in paper grocery bags)
  • Corrugated cardboard (please flatten boxes and cut into 2' squares)
  • Boxboard
  • Lightweight cardboard used in cereal, cracker and cookie boxes (please flatten and cut into 2' squares)
  • Office & Computer Paper
  • #1, #2, and #5 Plastic Bottles and Jugs, milk and water jugs, laundry and hair care product bottles etc. with the symbol on the bottom. Clear and all colors. (Rinse, labels OK, discard caps.)
  • Clear Glass Bottles & Jars (Rinse, labels OK, discard lids -- No Pyrex, window glass, ceramics, light bulbs, mirrors, beverage glasses or broken window glass.)
  • Metal Food & Beverage Cans, Aluminum Baking Tins & Foil
  • Tin, steel and aluminum cans that held food or beverages and aluminum baking tins and aluminum foil. Rinsed clean. Labels OK

Leaf Corral is open at Transfer Sit...property owner please secure free voucher at Hamlin Township Office and place leaves in corral towards back. No garbage.

Please feel free to call the Township Office at (231) 845-7801 with any questions.

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