Residential & Environmental Services

The Residential Services Department is overseen by Director Jeff Allen. Consisting of the Environmental Services Department, Parks & Grounds Division, the Recreation Department, Building Plant Operations, Motorpool, the Compost Site and Hydro Operations, this department also enforces the phosphorous ordinance and sidewalk concerns.

Curbside Services include trash removal and recycling collection weekly. Yard waste pick-up and brush chipping is also provided seasonally for our single family residents.

Environmental Services encompasses curbside services as well as the Compost Site. The Township provides curbside services of trash and single stream recycling all year round. It also provides for yard waste and brush chipping services on a seasonal basis.

Recycle bins and lids are available for purchase from the Ypsilanti Township Civic Center. Recycle bins are $8.00 and recycle lids are $5.00.

Contact the Residential Services Department for missed trash and brush recycle pick-up, as well as any other questions or concerns.


Contact Residential Services: (734) 484-0073

Contact Environmental Services: (734) 484-0073

Contact Recreation & Parks Department: (734) 544-3800

Contact Parks & Grounds: (734) 484-0073

Contact Building Plant Operations: (734) 544-3590

Contact Compost Site: (734) 482-6681

Contact Hydro Dam Station: (734) 544-3690

Residential & Environmental Services Office Hours & Location

Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm (Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm daily.)
Civic Center
7200 S. Huron River Dr.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197


Upcoming Residential & Environmental Events

Mon Apr 06 @ 6:00AM - 06:00PM
2015 Brush Collection "A" Begins This Week
Mon May 18 @ 6:00AM - 06:00PM
Double-Up Trash Days
Tue May 19 @ 6:00AM - 06:00PM
Double-Up Trash Days
Wed May 20 @ 6:00AM - 06:00PM
Double-Up Trash Days
Thu May 21 @ 6:00AM - 06:00PM
Double-Up Trash Days