We’re here to help you find the Flint trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.
The City of Flint is in Michigan with Ann Arbor to the south, Farmington Hills and Sterling Heights to the southeast, East Lansing to the southwest, Sarnia and Burton to the east, Grand Rapids to the west, Saginaw to the north.
If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.
Flint Trash Collection Calendar 2023
For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.cityofflint.com/sanitation/
Trash Pick Up Holidays
Here you can see the city-observed holidays.
In the event a holiday falls on or before your collection day, your collection day will be move to the following business day. Holidays that affect your service are New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day. Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. If a holiday falls on a weekend day, your collection day will not be affected.
Flint Trash Collection Map
Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023
To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.cityofflint.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/frequently-asked-questions.png for find the collection day for your bulk waste.
Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
Items that will not fit into a 96 gallon or smaller cart or container because of size, can still be picked up on the regularly scheduled service day as long as they are placed at the curb. Residents are not required to call ahead and schedule a bulk item pickup.
Bulk items to be picked up shall include but not be limited to:
- Microwave ovens
- Hotwater heaters
- Carpet and pads cut into 4ft sections and under 60lbs
- Storm doors
- Lawn furniture
- …as well as other items.
If you are unsure if we will collect it, please call us at (586) 228-1200.
Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
- Hazardous waste
- Biomedical Waste
Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.
If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.
Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.
There are a number of junk removal services in Flint and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.
Recycling Collection Calendar 2023
Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: https://www.cityofflint.com/sanitation/
Frequently Asked Questions
When is bulk pickup in Flint?
To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.cityofflint.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/frequently-asked-questions.png
What day is trash pickup?
To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.cityofflint.com/sanitation/
What time does trash collection start?
Trash collection starts at 7 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.
How can I contact the Flint Public Works Department?
You can go to our website www.PriorityWaste.com/cities-we-serve/flint and or call us at (586) 228 – 1200.
Did we miss anything?
Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Flint trash pickup schedule. We strive to provide the most up to date information so please let us know if you need anything else.