Trash Services

Green For Life Environmental provides trash pickup in Macomb Township.

Our residents now have a direct line into GFL Waste Services. This dedicated line will be staffed with personnel who know our contract and services inside and out and can answer your questions with ease. They can be reached by phone at:

You may submit any trash pickup concern directly to them via the internet by clicking here

GFL Environmental online bill pay site click here.  This site is external and run by GFL Environmental.  Direct all billing questions to GFL Environmental.
  1. New GFL Customer Service Line

    Green for Life Environmental, the waste management company contracted through the township, has created a new customer service line specifically for Macomb Township residents. Read on...
  2. Yard Waste Pick-Up

    Yard waste pick-up will begin on March 28 and run through early December. Yard waste pick-up will be scheduled on your regular service day. These items are NOT considered yard waste: Dirt, sod, large stumps, sand, gravel, rocks, concrete and animal feces. Read on...
  3. Trash Pick Up Holiday Schedule for 2022

    GFL Environmental Refuse Pick Up Holiday Schedule 2022 - Independence Day - Monday, July 4, 2022, closed. One-day delay Tuesday - Saturday. Read on...
  4. Fall Shred/E-Waste Day

    Macomb Township in conjunction with GFL will host on October 8 a Free Paper Shredding and Electronics Recycling Event for Township residents from 9:00am-1:00pm at Township Hall. Max three (3) banker boxes per vehicle. Read on...
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Rates October 1, 2021 - September 30, 2023

Service Type Monthly Rate Quarterly Rate
Curbside $15.90 $47.70
Senior Curbside $12.90 $38.70
If you are over the age of 60, you qualify for our senior discount. Please contact customer service at 586-825-9521 or 844-464-3587.

Green For Life Environmental (GFL) provides trash pickup in Macomb Township for residential single household dwelling units. Residential dwelling unit shall mean a single family home(s), that is not attached to any other dwelling unit, which is built on a parcel of land or; in a platted subdivision; excluding dwelling units in a mobile home park, and site condominiums. (Ref: Macomb Township Code of Ordinances Chapter 8, Section II).


GFL will pick up trash in any container (including bags, bins, cans or carts) and recyclables in any container (bins and containers) as long as trash and recyclables are clearly separated and all is out at the curb by 7am on your designated pickup day. Additionally, any Macomb Township resident who is in need of a recycling container may contact GFL directly.

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Recycle Drop-Off option for non-curbside Residents

Pine Tree Acres in Lenox Township (phone 586-749-9698) offers a recycling drop-off area for local residents who do not have curbside recycling. The recycling drop-off area is available during normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 4:30pm, and Saturday from 7:00am to 11:00am.

For additional Pine Tree Acres contact info please click here.