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Portage Trash Schedule 2024 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Portage trash pickup schedule for 2024 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Portage is in Michigan with Kalamazoo to the north, Battle Creek to the northeast.

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.

Portage Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.republicservices.com/schedule

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • July 4
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

If a holiday falls on a weekday, collections for the rest of the week will be pushed back a day. For a Thursday holiday, service would be on Friday, and Friday service would be Saturday. If the holiday falls on a weekend, your service will NOT be delayed.

Portage Trash Collection Map

Portage Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.republicservices.com/schedule to find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Air Conditioner
  • Barbecue Grill
  • Box Fans
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dehumidifier
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Humidifier
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Vacuum Cleaners
  • Washer
  • Water Heaters
  • Water Softners
  • Book Case
  • Couch
  • Desk
  • Dresser
  • Entertainment Center
  • Household Furniture
  • Kitchen Table
  • Picnic Tables
  • Sofa
  • Swing Sets
  • Toys

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Propane Tanks
  • Batteries
  • PCB Materials
  • Corrosive Waste
  • Flammable Waste
  • Hazardous 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 Portage and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2024

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: https://www.republicservices.com/schedule

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Portage?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.republicservices.com/schedule

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.republicservices.com/schedule

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 4 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

Face carts toward the street with wheels against the curb or gutter. Allow at least 2 feet between carts and 5 feet between carts and other objects.

How can I contact Portage Trash and Recycling Services?

Republic Services | Portage, MI
888-249-5112
Monday – Friday – 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM

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Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Portage trash pickup schedule. We strive to provide the most up to date information so please let us know if you need anything else.

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