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12 Days of Reducing Holiday Waste

While the holiday season begins a bit later this year, many people are already preparing for family gatherings, holiday parties and, of course, getting a head start on holiday shopping. It’s estimated that waste increases by about 25 percent in the United States...

High Winds Cause South Kent Waste & Recycling Center (Landfill) to close

11/27/19 12:20 pm - Due to high winds on the working face of South Kent Landfill, with sustained winds near 50 mph and measured gusts of 60 mph, we will be closing at 12:00 PM today, November 27, 2019.  Thank you in advance for your cooperation and understanding.  Our...

Free Tire Disposal October 15-18 at Two Kent County Locations

Kent County residents can dispose up to 10 passenger tires for free in Rockford and Byron Center, Oct. 15-18, 2019 The Kent County Department of Public Works (DPW) announced community members can safely dispose up to 10 passenger tires for free at either the North...

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