Texas Township offers a dumpster service to its residents on the first Saturday of the month from April-October (excluding July). This service is an excellent way for residents to dispose of extra household junk & debris. The 2019 Dumpster Dates are as follows:
Drop Off Location: 6th Street Park | 6321 South 6th Street | Kalamazoo, MI 49009 (except October 5th)
Please note that drop off is ONLY available on the dates specified above during the hours of 9:00am-12:00pm. Anyone who leaves items outside of the specified dates and times may be prosecuted. All residents choosing to partake of this service are required to unload their own vehicle, and there is a 10 minute time limit. Please note that a minimum fee of $5 does exist (cash only please), but may increase depending on the size of the load.
Refrigerators, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, freezers. Freon must be removed by a Licensed Recovery Agent. Appliances that use freon will be accepted at dumpsite only with sticker from Licensed Recovery Agent.
1. Ted’s Appliance 382-1540 – 2425 E. Cork St., Kalamazoo
Push, pull, or tug it in. However you get it there they will remove the freon and dispose of your appliance for a minimal fee. Call for latest pricing.
2. Nelson’s Appliance 323-2254, 7619 S. Westnedge – Portage
Take your appliance to Nelson and they will remove your freon and dispose of your appliance for a minimal fee. Pickup of your appliance is available. Call for latest pricing.
3. AA Appliance 668-3055, 23982 Red Arrow Hwy – Mattawan
Take your appliance to AA and they will remove your freon and dispose of your appliance for a minimal fee. Pickup of your appliance is available. Call for latest pricing.
Doors, windows, bathtubs, sinks, etc: you may be able to retrieve dollars for some items. Contact a wrecking company to see if they are interested in your junk.
Buy/Sell used construction materials.
Kalamazoo Wrecking Co. 349-8195, 2206 Nichols Rd (Corner Nichols & Ravine
Buy/Sell used construction materials. Check your yellow pages under Demolition Contractors for further information
Oil and many auto parts can be recycled through your local auto parts store. Check your yellow pages for used auto parts and new auto parts to see if they can assist.
Tires will be accepted at most tire stores (Discount Tire, Goodyear, Firestone)