Recycling & Waste Collection

Palmer Woods recycling and waste collection is managed by Advanced Disposal, through a contract with the City of Detroit. On their website, you can get up-to-date information and sign up for service alerts. For questions or comments, contact them directly by phone at (844) 2-DETROIT (233-8764) or by email at: DetroitMIResidential@AdvancedDisposal.com. For more information on the Advance Disposal residential route schedule, click here.

Collection Calendar and Text Alerts

All collection services (trash, recycling, yard waste, and bulk waste) in Palmer Woods occur on THURSDAYS, with trash being collected weekly, and recycling, yard waste, and bulk waste, being collected every other week. All waste and containers must be ready for pickup by 7:00 a.m.

There will be no collection on major holidays, including New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.  Additionally, collection will delayed to Friday in weeks where a major holiday falls during the week.

For the 2020 schedule of collection dates, click here. To sign up for text message reminders, text your street address to 313-800-7905.

Trash Collection

Trash collection is scheduled for every Thursday for all of Palmer Woods, subject to the Advanced Disposal Holiday Schedule (see above). All garbage should be bagged and placed inside the provided black container.  Containers should be placed within 4 feet of the curb with handle facing toward away from the street.  The container must be placed curbside prior to 7:00 a.m. For a replacement container, or to start new service, contact Advanced Disposal Customer Care at (844) 2-DETROIT (233-8764), with a one-time fee of $25 per container.

Curbside Recycling Collection

Recycling collection is scheduled for every other Thursday for all of Palmer Woods, subject to the Advanced Disposal Holiday Schedule (see above).

All recycling should be place in the provided blue recycling containers.  Containers should be placed within 4 feet of the curb, and at least 3 feet from trash containers, with handle facing toward away from the street.  The container must be placed curbside prior to 7:00 a.m. For a replacement container, or to start new service, contact Advanced Disposal Customer Care at (844) 2-DETROIT (233-8764), with a one-time fee of $25 per container.

Bulk Waste Collection

Bulk Waste Collection is scheduled for every other Thursday, subject to the Advanced Disposal Holiday Schedule (see above).

Items accepted for pickup are those which would not fit in an empty garbage container. Construction and demolition debris and hazardous waste are not accepted. Bulk waste items must be placed curbside prior to 7:00 a.m.

Yard Waste Collection

Yard Waste Collection is scheduled for every other Thursday for all of Palmer Woods from April through mid-December, subject to the Advanced Disposal Holiday Schedule (see above).

Yard waste must be bagged in paper yard bags or tied into bundles. Plastic bags not be picked up.  Yard waste must be placed curbside prior to 7:00 a.m.

Contact Advanced Disposal for any questions or information not found on this page regarding trash and recycling services.

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Phone: 1 (844) 2-DETROIT (338764)
Email: DetroitMIResidential@AdvancedDisposal.com
See more at: http://www.advanceddisposal.com

City of Detroit DPW Drop-off

State Fair Yard • 19715 John R

Summer (April-October) 10:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.,
Tuesday – Saturday

Winter (November-March) 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.,
Tuesday – Saturday

Residents can take many recyclable items that cannot be picked up curbside (for example, old computers, styrofoam) to Recycle Here1331 Holden, Detroit 48202 (phone: 313-876-0449), Wednesdays from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. excluding holidays.