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Memorial Day Holiday – Trash Service Delayed One Day

The upcoming Memorial Day holiday does impact solid waste collection services provided to the 34 Mid Michigan Waste Authority (MMWA) member communities. There will be no trash, recycling, or yard waste collection provided on Monday, May 28. With the holiday falling on...

Inclement weather update for Monday, April 16

Waste Management trucks will attempt collection in all communities today, but due to icy roads, some areas may not be safe for trash, recycling, and yard waste drivers to access. Roads/areas found to be impassable when the truck goes by will not have collection...

MMWA launches curbside recycling education pilot in eight communities

Mid Michigan Waste Authority is launching a new curbside education pilot in eight of its member communities that aims to improve recycling habits while recognizing residents who are already demonstrating good recycling behavior. The 15-week pilot runs from April 16 to...

Celebrate Earth Day with MMWA at the Saginaw Zoo Saturday, April 21

Mid Michigan Waste Authority will host its annual Earth Day celebration on Sat., April 21, 2018, from 10 am to 2 pm at the Saginaw Children’s Zoo. This annual environmentally-themed event promises a fun-filled day for children of all ages and their families. MMWA is...

Service Updates

Weekly yard waste services begin April 4 in City of Frankenmuth

Starting April 4, City of Frankenmuth residents will begin receiving weekly yard waste services as part of their curbside solid waste collection program provided through Mid Michigan Waste Authority. Residents will no longer need to purchase special tags for their...

Inclement weather update for Thursday, March 8, 2018

Some trash and recycling drivers are encountering slippery conditions and roads that are drifted over and crowned. This means trucks are moving more slowly, and may not be able to access your materials if your road is not safe to travel. If your trash or recycling...

Yard waste season starts April 2

Many area residents got a head start on their lawn cleanup projects this year, thanks to some unseasonably warm days in February. Mid Michigan Waste Authority is reminding the public that yard waste season does not start until the first week in April for the 14 member...

Flooded roads update for Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Numerous roads across Mid-Michigan are closed today - Wednesday, February 21 - due to water over the roadway. If your trash or recycling driver cannot access your road due to flooding, please pull your materials in and place them back out on your next regular...