ECDPW Request For Proposals – Deadline Wed., March 1st

Posted on February 28th, 2017
The Emmet County Department of Public Works (ECDPW) is seeking proposals from qualified firms to manage hazardous waste collection events, including waste from residents and conditionally exempt small quantity generators in our area. Sealed proposals, marked “Sealed Bid – HW Management”Read More
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Casino is named ‘Recycler of the Year’ by Emmet Recycling

Posted on December 16th, 2016
Emmet County’s 2016 Recycler of the Year Award winner began recycling long before they opened for business.  “During construction—begun in 2005—one of the requirements the Tribe had was that everything that was recyclable be recycled,” explained Barry Laughlin, Odawa Casino Resort’s… Read More
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Roll out the recycling totes! Curbside totes being distributed

Posted on June 22nd, 2016
Residents of Bear Creek Township, between Petoskey and Harbor Springs, were the first to receive the new household curbside recycling carts being distributed by Emmet County Recycling.  The 64-gallon rolling carts are for recycling paper, boxes and bags, while residents will continue to use their… Read More
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Recycling carts heading to local households beginning June 20!

Posted on June 9th, 2016
Thousands of Emmet County households will be receiving 64-gallon recycling carts for their paper, boxes and bags this month. And with distribution beginning June 20, Emmet County Recycling’s staff has entered their final countdown in preparation for launch of the carts. Single-family households… Read More
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Help clean up the local landscape with FREE tire recycling!

Posted on May 26th, 2016
FREE Tire Drop-off courtesy of Emmet County Recycling Emmet County Recycling (ECR) will be accepting tires for FREE under a grant from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality starting on May 25th, 2016. The goal of the grant is to incentivize the removal of abandoned tires from both public… Read More
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New recycling drop site added in Petoskey

Posted on March 14th, 2016
Petoskey-area recyclers: Great news! A new recycling drop site is now open at Bear Creek Crossings. It is tucked in the corner between Pet Supplies Plus and Anytime Fitness and has all the bins that the former “Dunham’s” site offered. Emmet County Recycling thanks Bear Creek Crossings… Read More
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Drop-site hosts given 2015 Recycler of the Year awards

Posted on November 10th, 2015
The hosts of Emmet County’s twelve Recycling Drop Sites were honored Nov. 18 with the County’s Recycler of the Year Award for 2015.  In presenting the awards, Emmet County Recycling (ECR) Director Elisa Seltzer described the drop sites and their hosts as the “backbone” of the much-honored… Read More
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Recyclers: First TV free, additional TVs to recycle just $5

Posted on August 4th, 2015
 In the face of a flood of obsolete televisions, Emmet County Recycling (ECR) has instituted a new “First One Free (FOF) TV Fee” applying to households.  All other electronics from households will continue to be accepted free of charge.   ECR accepts all electronics Read More
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Document shredding service now available by appointment year round!

Posted on July 24th, 2015
Moving? Trying to declutter? Looking for a safe and responsible way to get rid of sensitive documents? Emmet County Recycling now has its own high volume shredder and will be taking appointments for document shredding offered year round. Call the ECR office at 231-348-0640 to schedule an appointment.… Read More
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