Otsego Township uses Republic Services as our recycling service provider.  We use a 96 gallon roll away cart and collections are one Friday each month based on your location.  To start, stop, or transfer service: contact Rosemary Graham at (269) 673-5415 or email at: rgraham@allegancounty.org - in the email please provide your full address, state that you are in Otsego Township, state your need (start, stop, or transfer curbside recycle service), and provide your phone number along with your first and last name.

For a higher quality Recycle Zone Map, please see here.

Household Hazardous Waste

Call the Allegan County Health Department, 269-673-5415, if you have household hazardous waste, like: household batteries, oil-based paints, cleaners, expired or unwanted medications, pesticides, solvents, compact fluorescent lights, automotive and other chemicals.  Bring us you mercury thermometers for an exchange!  Appointments for drop off are available on Tuesdays and Thursdays during regular business hours.  Call 269-673-5415 for your appointment.

Used Motor Oil

Call Little Pines Service, 131 East Allegan Street, Otsego 269-692-3233,  or Auto Zone, 1380 M-89, Otsego, 269-692-2868 to check their hours for dropping off used motor oil.  Don't mix other wastes with oil.

Large shipping cartons, foamed polystyrene (no packing peanuts), appliances and tires can be taken to the monitored depot sites at either Allied Waste Services, 3310 M-40, Hamilton or Salem Township Transfer Station, near Burnips, 1/4 mile south of 142nd Ave on the 1st or 3rd Saturdays, March through December. You must present your Resource Recovery card which is available from the Township office.  Please call 269-694-9434 if you are interested.