Waste Removal Solutions (Residential)

Trash and Recycling

  • Collection every Monday (Tuesday when Monday is a legal holiday)
  • Provided by Republic Services through the Township at no additional charge to residents
  • Three 30 gallon trash bags per week
  • Extra "bag tags", bulky item tags, appliance tags available for purchase at township offices
  • 2 recycle bins per household - bins available at township offices

Annual Spring Clean Up

  • Second Saturday in May
  • Provided by Republic Services through the Township at no additional charge to residents
  • Watch the Ludington Daily News and this website for further details

Leaf Collection

  • Spring collection runs from the beginning of May through Memorial Day
  • Fall collection runs from Halloween until the snow flies
  • Curbside leaf collection is provided by the Township at no additional charge to residents
  • Leaf piles must be free of sticks, grass clippings, and other debris
  • Leaf piles should be placed at the roadside, but not in the roadway
Yard Waste

  • Annual charge - $65. April - November.
  • Stickers for curbside containers available for purchase from Treasurer's Office

Brush

  • Residential curbside brush collection is provided by the Township for $45 per calendar year
  • Call the township offices at 845-1277 when you have brush ready and the DPW will respond in a timely manner
  • Stack brush at curbside but not in the roadway
  • Do not stack brush below overhead wires, near mailboxes or other structures 
  • Do stack brush in neat piles going one direction, if possible
  • This service is intended for residential yard cleanup, not lot clearing. If you have a larger project call in advance to obtain an estimate for cost
Christmas Tree Collection

  • Curbside collection is provided by Republic Services through the Township at no additional charge to residents
  • Place trees at curb in January - collection will be done on Mondays throughout the month

Burning

 
             Contact Information          

Jackie@pmtwp.org  ~  231.845.1277
Pere Marquette Charter Township
1699 S. Pere Marquette Hwy.
Ludington, MI  49431