Double Trash Week is the week of August 23rd, 2021 on your regular trash pick up day.
Double Trash week means each residence is allowed to set out on their regular pick up day, double the usual limit. Bulk items can not weigh more than 100 pounds each. Trash cans can not weigh more than 50 pounds each. Trash and bulk items need to be set out no later than 7 AM on the regular pickup day.
· Single family home - 6 trash cans or bags, 32 gallons or smaller, and 2 bulk item
· 2 unit dwelling - 12 trash cans or bags, 32 gallons or smaller, and 4 bulk items
· 3 unit dwelling - 18 trash cans or bags, 32 gallons or smaller, and 6 bulk items
3 unit maximum
If residents want to set out more bulk items or trash cans than listed above, they will need to purchase additional bulk item or trash labels from the Department of Public Service (DPS). Any items that contain freon must have a freon label that is purchased at DPS.
DPS is located at 14. West Forest, Ypsilanti 48197. The hours are Monday through Friday, 8 AM until 4 PM. Tel: 734-483-1421. Appointment is required.
Please be sure the labels face the street.
Any additional bulk items or cans above the limits, or contain freon, that do not have the labels will be rejected and subject to fines by the City Compliance office.