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 $10.00 charge per bin.

Acceptable Materials


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

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.

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