Leaf Pickup

Leaf pickup started April 18, 2017 and ends July 18, 2017 weather permitting. 

We will pick up leaves on Tuesday(s). 

They must be in a brown biodegradable bags and not over 50lbs.

Services


Building Inspector - Dave Doll

The building inspector is in the Township on Monday and Wednesday only.  He works from 10:30am until 1:30pm on Monday and 9:00am until 12:00pm on Wednesday and can be reached by calling the Township at (989) 821-9694, Ext. 206.  

Building Packets may be picked up at the Township Hall.  

Electrical, Heating, Cooling, and Plumbing Inspectors can be reached through the township at 989-821-9694 x200

 


Weekly Trash Pickup


Trash is picked up on Monday.  Trash must be outside a the curbside by 7::00a.m.  If your trash is not out by 7:00 a.m., Lyon Township can't guarantee that it will be picked up. Along with the blue or green container you have, each dwelling is allowed one large household item per week.  If you have a large item to get rid of we ask that  you call Republic Waste at (800) 578-2664 so they are able to accommodate the item. If you have a refrigerator to get rid of, you will need to do the same.  

Any questions, please call the Township at 989-821-9694.

"NEW" Large Item Disposal

For a large item disposal, notify Republic at 800-858-0089

 (call center is open Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.)

One item per week is allowed. NO BUILDING MATERIAL

Upon being notified, Republic will make arrangements to send a truck out to pick the items.

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Compost Site & Recycle Site - Park 27  

A Lyon Township tag is required for use.

Hours of Operation:  9 am - 3 pm  

2017/2018 SCHEDULE 

Apr 2017: Wednesday & Saturdays

May 2017: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday & Saturday

Jun to Sept 2017:  Wednesday & Saturday

Oct 9th 2016  to Nov. 2017: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday & Saturday

December 2017: Wednesday & Saturday

CLOSED DECEMBER 17th 2017 THROUGH JANUARY 6th 2017

Jan to March 2018: Saturdays Only

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AS OF APRIL 18TH, 2017: LEAF PICK UP HAS STARTED FOR THE SPRING 2017 SEASON.

 BAGS WILL BE PICKED UP ON TUESDAYS

***Weather permitting***

 ****Will update website if compost site closes due to weather****

Call 989-821-9694 if any Questions


*A list of what is acceptable and what is not acceptable may be picked up at the Lyon Township Office.

Acceptable Yard Waste for Residents

  • Leaves
  • Pine Needles
  • Grass 
  • Small Brush less than 2 inches in diameter

 Prohibited Materials

  • Trash
  • Stumps
  • Plastic bags; plastic must be taken with you.
  • Styrofoam

 Contractors: As of July 1, 2015 contractors will no longer be allowed to bring in wood chips, stumps or brush of any kind.

Recycling
Recycling Site - Park 27
Same hours of Compost Site.
 

GLASS BOTTLES AND JARS

  • Food & Beverage containers only
  • All colors, please rinse out, remove lids, labels are OK
  • No Pyrex, window glass, ceramics, light bulbs, mirrors or broken glass

METAL FOOD & BEVERAGE CANS

  • Metal food & beverage cans: also lids from glass bottles & jars
  • Rinse clean, labels are okay
  • Flatten if possible

PLASTICS

  • Plastic bottles such as milk jugs, water bottles, Gatorade etc.  Anything with #1 or #2 placed within the recycled arrows. (Triangle)
  • Rinse well, remove caps, labels are okay.
  • NO MOTOR OIL CONTAINERS

NEWS PAPERS - MAGAZINES

  • Place flat in the bottom of your recycling bin or place in a brown paper grocery bag
  • Newspapers can include color comic sections and glossy inserts

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION

♦  Another household hazardous wast collection will take place in September. As soon as the information is provided to the township we will provide  you with an update.