Important Dates

Important Dates in 2017

  • Yard waste curbside pickup (City of Battle Creek residents ONLY) -- March 27 - Dec. 1
  • Scrap Tire Collection -- June 13, 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. or when semi trailer is full.  Battle Creek Department of Public Works, 150 S. Kendall St. CITY RESIDENTS ONLY (must show proof of residency).  No early drop offs, up to 10 tires per resident.  No tractor tires please.
  • Rain barrel pickup (pre-orders required; order here: http://upcycle-products.com/battlecreekmi.html ) -- June 22
  • Household Hazardous Waste collection -- June 24, 10 a.m.-noon; Toeller Building, 190 E. Michigan Ave. (back parking lot)
  • Scrap Tire Collection -- June 24, 9:00 a.m.-noon or when semi trailer is full.  130 E. Burr Oak Street, Athens.  More info: www.calhouncountyrecycling.com
  • Scrap Tire Collection -- June 27, 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. or when semi trailer is full.  Battle Creek Department of Public Works, 150 S. Kendall St. CITY RESIDENTS ONLY (must show proof of residency).  No early drop offs, up to 10 tires per resident.  No tractor tires please.
  • Scrap Tire Collection -- July 22, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. or when semi trailer is full.  N. Clark St. and E. North St., Albion.  More info: www.calhouncountyrecycling.com
  • Watershed seasonal photo contest ENDS -- July 31
  • Kanoe the Kazoo (Marshall to Battle Creek -- Aug. 12
  • City of Battle Creek and Calhoun County electronics and Styrofoam collection (#6 ONLY) -- Aug. 26, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Battle Creek Department of Public Works, 150 S. Kendall St. Open to all County residents.
  • Fall cleanup (City of Battle Creek residents ONLY) -- Sept. 18-22. This includes pickup of up to 10 cubic yards of construction waste.
  • Household Hazardous Waste collection -- Sept. 30, 10 a.m.-noon; Calhoun County building (parking lot, corner of Hanover and Grand streets, Marshall)
  • Krazy for the Kazoo river cleanup -- Oct. 7
  • Spooky Science Saturday -- Oct. 28; Kingman Museum at Leila Arboretum
  • Fresh Christmas tree curbside pickup (City of Battle Creek residents ONLY) -- Dec. 26 - Feb. 2

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