Markey Township

Trash & Recycling

Contact Information

Republic Services of Pinconning, MI

Route Supervisor

Lauren Klocek

Trash Pickup

Trash must be in the approved trash cart supplied by Republic.

Garbage pickup is Monday. Carts should be curbside by 6:00 am. Recycling is also curbside every other Monday.


Please view the calendar for the most accurate recycling pickup dates.

Approved List of Recyclables

Please make sure your recyclables are empty, clean and dry before placing them in your recycle cart.
Plastics - Plastics #1 - #7. Look on the bottom of containers for a number inside the recycling arrows.
Metal & Aluminum Cans - Food & beverage metal cans (steel, tin, and bi-metal)
Cardboard, Magazines & Newspaper - Catalogs, paperback books, phone books, brochures, etc.
Paper Food Containers - Food boxes, cereal boxes, and pasta boxes.
Paper - Envelopes, copy paper, junk mail, cards, folders, etc. Shredded paper should be put in a paper bag.

Do NOT recycle

• Appliances
• Batteries
• Bubble wrap
• Aluminum foil
• Christmas lights
• Electric cords
• Stuffed animals
• Polystyrene foam
• Tires
• Waxed cartons
• Coat hangers
• Wood/yard waste
• Food waste
• Food wrap
• Garden hoses
• Plastic bags
• Rubber balls
• Sports equipment
• Syringes