Where should I place my recycling cart to ensure it's picked up?
On your recycling pick-up day, please place your cart 4ft away from the curb, cars and other items, with the handle facing your house.
When do I put my recycling cart out to be picked up?
Your recycling cart will be picked up on your regularly scheduled trash day.
How do I know which week I should put my recycling cart out to be picked up?
You will be notified shortly of your designated recycling week.
Will my trash pickup day change with the recycling program?
Your trash and compost pick-up date will remain unchanged and the City of Westland Recycling Center at the DPS yard will remain available for use.
What can I put in my recycling cart?
Please see the top of your new recycling cart for a list of accepted recyclables. Please do not place unaccepted items inside your cart.
No. This unique program means no more sorting is needed!
What is RecycleBank?
Through a partnership with RecycleBank, households like yours will earn RecycleBank Points based on the weight of your community’s recyclables. You can redeem your RecycleBank Points for rewards from hundreds of national and local businesses like, Kraft, Bed Bath and Beyond, Dick’s Sporting Goods, the Westland Shopping Center, Marvaso’s, Heartland Marketplace and Nankin Hardware to name a few. Our local schools and charities can even benefit when you choose to donate your RecycleBank Points.
How do I track and redeem my RecycleBank points?
You must Activate your RecycleBank account to start redeeming your RecycleBank Points.
You activate your account at www.RecycleBank.com to start redeeming your Rewards. You can also call toll free at 1.888.727.2978.
Our Department of Public Service stands ready to answer your questions, at 734.728.1770 or you may visit the City of Westland’s Web site at www.cityofwestland.com