Yard Waste Pick Up
Mondays, October 16 through November 13, 2017
You can purchase Yard Waste tags at the reception desk of the Township Offices from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Tags are $1.00 each. Pick up will be every Monday starting October 16 through November 13.
- Please have your yard waste near the curb by 6:00 am to assure pick up.
- Place a tag on each bag of leaves or bundle of branches. (No grass clippings, dirt, sod, cement, sand or rocks please).
- Please use 30 gallon plastic bags or paper yard waste bags. Sticks should be no longer than four feet in length and branches, logs and stumps are not to exceed one inch in diameter.
- Residents 62 years of age and older will receive 20 tags FREE per calendar year, per household.
This service is only available in the restricted burn area. The yard waste dumpsters will be available behind the Thornhills Fire Station on the following dates:
- October 21 - 23
- November 4 - 26
For more information, please call (616) 949-1500.
Note: If you have tags left over from last spring or fall and you intend to use them, please contact the Township Office so your address can be added to the pickup list.
Clean Up Day
Saturday, October 14, 2017
FOR ADA AND CASCADE Residents, we are again hosting the Fall Clean-Up Day.
WHEN: Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm. Note: The gates will close promptly at 2:30 – no items can be accepted after that.
WHERE: By the old Kent County Road Commission garage at the end of Fase Street and in the parking lot at Leonard Field Park.
WHAT: Non-hazardous household waste, yard waste, appliances, metal, used household items for recycling, electronics recycling (computers, TV’s, etc.), household papers for shredding will be accepted.
No hazardous material or tires will be accepted.
AT END OF FASE STREET GARAGE AREA:
*Republic Services for general household waste and yard waste
*Pando’s for scrap metal and appliances
AT LEONARD FIELD PARKING LOT:
*Salvation Army for re-usable household items and donations
*Shred-It for household papers to be scheduled (no businesses – 100 lbs. limit / customer)
*Comprenew for electronics recycling – computers, TVs, VCR’s, small appliances..
Identification is required to verify your residency within the townships of Ada or Cascade. If you live in Grand Rapids Township but your mailing address is Ada, you do not qualify.
FOR QUESTIONS, call Ada Township Hall (616) 676-9191 x. 29 M-F, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Or Cascade Township (616) 949-1500.