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Notice

Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Saturday, October 9, 2021, 9 a.m. to 12 noon

Mecosta County Fairgrounds

 

Please check https://www2.dnr.state.mi.us/burnpermits/ before you burn!

 

 

Get the latest information on the COVID-19 outbreak at Michigan.gov/Coronavirus and CDC.gov/Coronavirus.

 

 

Holidays

 

MECOSTA TOWNSHIP HOLIDAYS 2021

01/01/21

NEW YEAR’S DAY

CLOSED

04/02/21

GOOD FRIDAY

CLOSED

05/31/21

MEMORIAL DAY

CLOSED

07/05/21

INDEPENDENCE DAY

CLOSED

09/06/21

LABOR DAY

CLOSED

11/11/21

VETERAN’S DAY

CLOSED

11/24/21

THANKSGIVING EVE

8:30am-12pm

11/25/21

THANKSGIVING

CLOSED

11/26/21

THANKSGIVING

CLOSED

12/24/21

CHRISTMAS EVE

CLOSED

12/27/21

CHRISTMAS

CLOSED

12/31/21

NEW YEAR’S EVE

CLOSED

 

Special Meetings

Notice of Public Meeting

Mecosta Twp. Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public regular meeting on July 21, 2021, at 3:00pm at the Mecosta Twp Hall at 19729 11 Mile Rd. Big Rapids, Mi. 49307.

Mecosta Twp. will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audiotapes of printed materials to individuals with disabilities upon five (5) business days' notice to the Twp. indivuals requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact Lois Brennan, Twp. Clerk.

 

Amy Dalman

Zoning Administrator

Mecosta Township

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Township Hall

 

Township Board
Michele Graham  Supervisor 
Lois Brennan Clerk
Mary Quinlan Treasurer
John R Johnson Trustee
James Cain Trustee

Burn Permits
Only the DNR is authorized to grant burn permits. For permits: http://www.dnr.state.mi.us/burnpermits/.
Junk Day

Junk Day/Clean-up Day, May 1, 2021

CLEANUP GUIDELINES
MATERIAL PREPARATION

All loose material must be in containers. No shoveling of pickup beds will be allowed.
•Material must be of appropriate size to fit inside the hopper of a garbage truck.
•All liquids must be removed before disposal.
•All containers (pails, drums, etc.) must be unsealed and open for inspection.
LOADING/UNLOADING
•All material must be unloaded by residents with assistance from Granger associates, following
accepted safety guidelines.
•All material must be unloaded by hand.
•No commercial or dumping trailers are allowed.
•No shoveling of materials out of truck beds will be allowed.
ACCEPTED
•Furniture
•Appliances (non-Freon-containing or certified that Freon was properly removed)
•Scrap metal
•Lumber and other long materials (must be 4 ft. or shorter)
•Small amounts of remodeling waste
•Carpet
•Motorized equipment lawn equipment (gasoline, oil and any other liquids must be removed)
•Discarded general household items (clothes, toys, bicycles, etc.)
•Paint (latex only, must be solidified)
NOT ACCEPTED
•Yard waste,
 Liquids of any kind, Oil-based paint, stain, varnish, Appliances containing Freon, Concrete or other masonry materials, Dirt or rocks, Tires, Lead acid automotive batteries, Hazardous materials,Any container with a hazardous waste label, Fluorescent light fixtures, Flammable or explosive material, Propane tanks, unless valve is removed, Construction, demolition or roofing material, Asbestos, Ignitable, corrosive, reactive or toxic materials,Commercial waste

MUST BE A MECOSTA TOWNSHIP PROPERY OWNER OR RESIDENT 

Granger Waste Services reserves the right to reject any material not suitable for disposal due to size, weight or type of material.

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