Temporary Recycling Drop-Off Station

May 13, 2020

While “Clean the Ferndale Up!” has been canceled this year, the “Temporary Recycling Drop-Off Station” will take place instead for all Ferndale residents!


When: Saturday, June 6, 2020

Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Where: Ferndale City Hall - Municipal Parking Lot #11

Address: 300 E. 9 Mile Rd. Ferndale, MI 48220

Due to the current challenges of COVID-19, anyone desiring to drop off recyclables must remain in their car at all times. DPW staff will remove recyclable materials from vehicles. We kindly ask that you do not place recyclables in plastic bags for the drop-off station.

Acceptable items include:

·     Styrofoam (NO food or grease-stained items accepted)

·     Metals (Appliances & other large, heavy items not accepted)

·     Plastic bags

·     Hardcover books

·     Light Bulbs

·     Paints (secure lid required)

·     Oils (secure lid required)

·     Aerosol cans

·     Glass

·     Tires

·     Household hazardous items

·     Untreated wood (NO nails)

·     Electronics (Computers, phones, keyboards, speakers, cables, DVD/CD/DVR players, circuit boards, inkjet/toner cartridges, digital cameras, fax machines,       small printers, monitors, stereos)

·     Batteries (AA, AAA, AAAA, DD, 6&9-volt, Lithium)

·     Light bulbs (incandescent and fluorescent)


Non-acceptable items include:

·     Curbside recyclable materials

·     Paper Shreds


Reilly Coleman

Communications Assistant