North Kent Landfill Water Testing

North Kent Landfill Water Testing

The Kent County Department of Public Works (DPW) began discussions with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) in November regarding tannery waste disposed at the North Kent (Ten Mile) Landfill in the 1980’s. Disposal of tannery waste at the...

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Christmas Tree Shredding

(updated 12/29/16) Instead of putting your live tree out by the curb to be hauled off as trash, consider giving it new life as a trail, a garden bed or a part of a playground! As many as 30 million Christmas trees are purchased each year – imagine if those all...

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UPDATE: Kent County Reopens Recycling Center

The Kent County Recycling & Education Center is once again processing recyclables after being closed for a day and a half. After experiencing a plant-wide electrical malfunction on Wednesday afternoon that caused the facility to cease processing and accepting...

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