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City of Novi
City of Novi

What's Included?

In addition to Trash Collection, the following services are included:

Not Accepted

Liquid waste (gasoline & automobile oil)

Construction/roofing debris

Wet paint cans (let paint dry and place at curb with lid off)

Car and truck parts/engines/tires

Hazardous wastes

Yard waste mix with rubbish

Wood/dry wall


Fencing/railroad ties

Tree stumps

Propane tanks

Loose needles/sharps


Waste Management will also be collecting recyclables at the same time. You may already have a separate recycling bin or cart. Keep using that for now. If you don’t have a recycling bin or cart, please use a 32-35 gallon container clearly marked “Recycling” and it will be collected. Additional Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste Information.

Curbside Recycling Guidelines
 Curbside Guidelines
Paint Disposal

Visit the RRRASOC website for additional Curbside Recycling Information.

Yard Waste

Yard waste, including grass clippings, will also be collected. Yard waste cannot be mixed with trash for disposal. Put yard waste into a paper yard waste sack or clearly marked container with handles, no more than 35 gallons in capacity and no heavier than 60 pounds.

Yard waste is grass clippings, garden debris, leaves, shrubs and bush trimmings (under 4 inches in diameter). Brushes and branches cannot exceed 4 feet in length, must be bundled using string, bundles cannot exceed 18 inches around, bundles cannot weigh more than 60 pounds. 

Free, self-adhesive yard waste stickers can be obtained from the Novi Department of Public Services or the Novi Civic Center.

Yard waste is collected once per week from the first Monday in April through the Friday of the last week in November.

Bulk Items

Household furniture, a mattress and box spring or a refrigerator are examples of bulk items that will be picked up at no additional cost. Call Waste Management at 866-797-9018 (7:30am to 5:30pm Monday through Friday) to schedule a pick up.

Waste Management
Waste Management Customer Service

Missed Pick Up or Problems

Contact Waste Management at 866-797-9018. Waste Management will respond to your request as soon as possible.