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Considering some recent changes in the Curbside pick ups (Bulk, Brush, Spring Yard Clean Up, Fall Leaf, and Recycling), we thought this page would help answer some frequently asked questions.  As always, please refer to each program page for full details.

BULK TRASH:

  •When: March, June, September, December, on your scheduled pick up day.  Extra pick up scheduled for August 2017, on your scheduled pick up day.

  •What: most large, bulky household items that cannot fit in your weekly trash.  See Bulk program details for guidelines and what is acceptable/not acceptable.

  •Who and who to call: This service is provided by a contractor. Direct any questions to City of Kalamazoo - Public Services, 269-337-8215.

BRUSH:

   •When: Monthly, May thru October, on your scheduled pick up day.  

   •What: Sticks, twigs, small branches.  See Brush program details for guidelines and what is acceptable/not acceptable.

   •Who and who to call: This service is provided by a contractor. Direct any questions to City of Kalamazoo - Public Services, 269-337-8215.

SPRING YARD CLEAN UP:

   •When: April, on your scheduled pick up day.  

   •What: Brush, weeds, leaves.  See Spring Clean Up program details for guidelines and what is acceptable/not acceptable.

   •Who and who to call: This service is provided by a contractor.  Direct any questions to City of Kalamazoo - Public Services, 269-337-8215.

FALL LEAF PICK UP:

   •When: Usually late October through mid-December.  Pick up schedule revised each year.  

   •What: Only leaves.  (This is the only program that allows you to rake or brown-bag your leaves.)  See Leaf Pick program details for guidelines and what is acceptable/not acceptable.

   •Who and who to call: This service is provided by City Crews. Direct any questions to City of Kalamazoo - Public Services, 269-337-8215.

RECYCLING

   •When: Weekly, on your scheduled pickup day.  

   •What: Many household recyclables.  See Recycling program details for guidelines and what is acceptable/not acceptable.

   •Who and who to call: This service is provided by a contractor.  Direct any questions to City of Kalamazoo - Public Services, 269-337-8215.