The ECR Insider

2020 Annual Report

Tue, June 1, 2021 10:23AM

First, please accept our condolences, Reader, if you lost loved ones, your health, or your financial stability to the COVID19 pandemic. It certainly gave us a run for our money operationally and as a team, and touched many of our
Camera stands watch over drop site

Call If You Witness Dumping!

Thu, January 14, 2021 2:40PM

Swinging by a recycling site to drop off recyclables should be an uplifting experience of acting as part of a community doing the right thing. So, many people are angry when they see random non-recyclable items left in and around
2007 DPW Board and Management

Pillars of Recycling Program Honored with 2020 Recycler of the Year Award

Mon, November 23, 2020 5:39PM

from our November 12, 2020 media release on the award winners As Emmet County’s renowned recycling program celebrates its 30th anniversary and America Recycles Month, its 2020 Recycler of the Year Award is honoring nine pillars of the program.
Photo of a robot sorting a piece of aluminum foil off a sort-line conveyor with bottles.

Recyclers Fire Up New Sort Line with Robots

Mon, October 19, 2020 7:24PM

From our press release October 19, 2020 Emmet County Recycling began operating a cutting edge sorting line October 12. The line—which features three sorting robots—processes the dual-steam program’s “Containers” stream. The county’s recycle system has been widely looked to as

2021 Events and Holiday Schedule

4th of July, Drop-off Center Closed
Jul 4 all-day

Drop-Off Center: CLOSED


Household Chemical Drop-off Day
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Clean up. Green up. Free up! 

Free up storage space while cleaning and “greening your home: drop off unwanted oil-based paints, cleaners, automotive fluids, yard and garden chemicals, etc.

Appointments are required in order to keep things running safely and smoothly. Make an appointment online or call 231-348-0640 to choose your time.

Labor Day
Sep 6 all-day

Drop-Off Center: CLOSED

Curbside: All customers served one day later than usual. Monday customers served Tuesday, Tuesday customers served Wednesday, etc.

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Emmet County Department of Public Works
200 Division Street, G-76, Petoskey, MI 49770 • 231-348-0640

For additional information on Emmet County, please visit www.emmetcounty.org

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