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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...

Good Friday/Easter Holidays will not delay trash service

The upcoming Good Friday and Easter holidays do not impact solid waste collection services provided to the 34 communities serviced by the Mid Michigan Waste Authority.  Residents should prepare and set out materials on their regularly scheduled collection day. The...

Yard waste season starts first week in April

The first week of April marks the start of Mid Michigan Waste Authority’s seasonal curbside yard waste collection for 2018. Fourteen of MMWA’s 34 municipal members offer residential yard waste services. Residents in the Village of Birch Run, Bridgeport Twp, Buena...

Service Updates

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...

Inclement weather update for Friday, February 9

Snow continues to accumulate this morning, which means worsening road conditions in our communities, particularly in the rural areas. Waste Management trucks will be on the road attempting service today but drivers may encounter areas that are not safe to travel. If...

No trash delay for Presidents’ Day holiday

The upcoming Presidents’ Day holiday on Monday, February 19, will not cause any delays in trash and recycling services provided to Mid Michigan Waste Authority’s 34 member communities. Residents should prepare and set out materials on their regularly scheduled...

Inclement weather update for Monday, February 5, 2018

While most area roads have been plowed, some areas are still a challenge to navigate, especially in rural areas. Waste Management trucks will be on the road attempting service today but drivers may encounter areas that are not safe to travel. If that happens, they...