NOTICE 4/5/2024 @ 7:30am:  North Kent Waste & Recycling Center is in the final stretch of its expansion construction. Our recycling drop-off stations at this site have been temporarily moved — click here for the details. Stay tuned here on our website or our social media for updates!

Pardon the busy signal…. we have new phone numbers!

October 22, 2015

40telephone-clipartsimple-ringing-phone-icon---free-clip-art-6nhcsierPlease accept our apologies if you’ve tried calling us and had no luck. We recently changed our phone numbers.

If you need to reach someone at the Kent County DPW, please call our front desk at 616.632.7920 and you’ll be connected to the correct person.

Thanks for your patience as we transition!

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