The Greater Lansing Area's annual event, Recycle Rama, is quickly approaching! The largest one-day recycling event will be on Saturday, April 18th, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Ingham County Health Department (5303 S. Cedar St., Lansing).
Recycling & Trash Temporary Changes
As a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic, there will be some temporary changes to CART collection services. The changes are as follows:
- Trash (blue carts) and recycling (green carts) collection is operating like normal.
- Simple Recycling collection (orange bags for clothing, textiles and household goods) is temporarily suspended.
- If able, please try to keep items contained inside of carts as much as possible.
- Bulk item collection (items over 30 pounds and longer than four feet in length) is temporarily suspended after the week of March 23, 2020.
View the press release with full details here.
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19, this event has been cancelled. Updates regarding alternate drop-off locations for recyclables will be provided soon. We appreciate your flexibility during this time!
The Greater Lansing Area's annual event, Recycle Rama, is quickly approaching! The largest one-day recycling event will be on Saturday, Aprile 18th, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Ingham County Health Department (5303 S. Cedar St., Lansing).
Recycle Rama accepts a wide variety of recyclable materials that are no longer wanted. Some of these items include: light bulbs, medications, bicycles, scrap metal, electronics, room air conditioners and more.
For individuals who want to participate but do not have anything to donate, there are volunteer opportunities available at the event, as well.
EGLE - Recycling Raccoons
Yard Waste Drop-Off Yard waste pickup is anticipated to begin again during the week of Monday, April 13, 2020. Please remember to keep the yard waste guidelines in mind when placing bags at the curbside.
If you have remaining bags of yard waste at the end of the season, yard waste can be dropped-off at the following locations:
For questions regarding yard waste, please call (517) 483-4400.
Blue City Trash Bags
Blue City trash bags are discontinued and no longer being picked up as of the end of the 2019 calendar year.
For additional information on the discontinuation of trash bags, click here.