Department of Public Works/Solid Waste

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

Protect your home, community, and the environment—reserve your free spot at Livingston County’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events today!

Latex Paint Recycling

Get rid of those old latex paint cans taking up space in your garage or basement at our recycling event on June 12, 2024.
Appointments are required, so sign up below.

Scrap Tire Collection

Next Event – 2024

Providing residents the opportunity to recycle up to 10 car/light tires. Check back for the next event in 2024.

Compost Bin & Rain Barrel Sale

Our composter and rain barrel sale is has closed for 2024.  Watch for the 2025 Sale information to be added no later than  March 1, 2025



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Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Event

Sign up below.  If event is full, try back again as spots will be added weekly until the week before the event.
Future sign ups will be opened a minimum of a month before the event. Additional HHW Event Dates will be July 13, 2024 and September 21, 2024.

Latex Paint Recycling Drop Off Event

Reservations are required for this event. Reservation count should be one (1) when creating your sign up

Our Mission

To develop and implement an integrated solid waste management program which protects public health by maximizing environmental and economic benefits, develop and implement mechanisms to control illegal dumping by providing incentives and education to prevent illegal dumping from occurring, and to build an educated public where citizens are informed about and understand solid waste management issues and concerns.

Solid Waste /​ DPW
Brian Jonckheere

Brian Jonckheere
Drain Commissioner



(517) 545-9609


Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Closed County Holidays


2300 E Grand River Ave.
Suite 105
Howell, MI 48843


(517) 545-9658