Special Refuse Collection
2019 Schedule will be posted soon.
Ishpeming RESIDENTS will have the opportunity to dispose of large, non-hazardous garbage items at the City’s compost and metal collection site. Roll-off containers will be available along with help to load larger items. This service will be available on the last Saturday of designated months from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. RESIDENTS are REQUIRED to present identification AND their City utility bill.
**LIMIT ONE TRUCK PER HOUSEHOLD**
PROHIBITED ITEMS INCLUDE:
Beverage containers (recycle curbside)
Cardboard (recycle curbside)
Yard clippings (place in compost pile)
Brush / small diameter trees/branches (place in brush pile)
Low-level radioactive waste
Construction Materials, including shingles
Scrap Metal (place in recycling bins or recycle curbside)
For more information, please contact Public Works at (906) 486-9371.
The Waste and Compost site is located on Carson Road off of Lakeshore Drive