Recycling Program

City of Ypsilanti Curbside Recycling Program


The City of Ypsilanti offers a curbside recycling program to help reduce your waste.  

How to Obtain a Curbside Recycling Bin


If you need a curbside recycling bin, call 734-483-1421 to set an appointment for the Department of Public Services office. Recycling bins are available to anyone who lives in a 4 unit or smaller apartment building or home. ID and proof of residency is required at time of pickup.

If you need to replace a damaged bin, please bring it with you to get a free replacement.  Otherwise, there is a $12.00 charge per bin.

Acceptable Materials


The full list of acceptable materials is available in PDF form here


WRRMA Waste Wizard


Not sure how to dispose of something? The Waste Wizard is a great new interactive tool that can help you get your materials to the right place.


Curbside Recycling List of Acceptable Materials

Recycle Ann Arbor Drop-off Center

Glass, Styrofoam and other materials not collected curbside may be take to the Recycle Ann Arbor Drop-off Center. Ypsi Residents can get a pass at the City Clerks office to waive the standard entrance fee.

 CLICK HERE for details on Recycle Ann Arbor Drop-off services.

Washtenaw Regional Resource Management Authority