Emily Frontera | Public Works Coordinator
The Refuse and Recycling Division provides refuse collection by a private contractor, Tringali Sanitation, once per week servicing over 30,000 single-family homes, condominiums, mobile homes, duplexes, and small commercial businesses. Refuse from 3,284 apartments is also collected on a weekly basis.
City of Troy provides curbside recycling services to about 28,000 households. Troy residents recycled over 4,100 tons of materials including newspapers, glass, plastic, and metals.
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Yard Waste Collection has ended for the season and will resume Monday, April 6th.
From December 23rd to April 4th, residents may take a maxium of 10 yard waste bags per day to SOCRRA (995 Coolidge) free of charge. SOCRRA will not accept yard waste in plastic bags or bundles of branches. Proof of residency required.
Christmas Tree Collection will run from December 26th to January 9th
Place Christmas tree at the curb before 7am on your collection day, cut end facing the street. Do not bag the tree and be sure to remove all ornaments and tinsel. Residents may recycle their tree by taking it to SOCRRA (995 Coolidge) or any of the designated Oakland County Parks.
Upcoming collection delay information
- New Year's Day: Wednesday, Jan 1, 2020 - Pick up delayed one day beginning Wednesday
- Memorial Day: Monday, May 25, 2020 - Pick up delayed one day beginning Monday
The Waste Wizard search tool will assist you in determining which items can be reused, recycled, composted or disposed. It's as easy as typing in the item you wish to learn more about and receiving information instantly. Try it out now or download the free mobile app "SOCRRA Waste Wizard" from your app store. Also visit www.socrra.org to learn more.