Important Dates

Important Dates in 2019

  • Fresh Christmas tree curbside pickup (city limits only) -- Dec. 26, 2018 - Feb. 1, 2019
  • Calhoun County Styrofoam collection -- Jan. 5, 9 a.m.-noon, city Department of Public Works, 150 S. Kendall
  • Yard waste curbside pickup (city limits only) -- March 25-Nov. 29
  • Recyclerama -- April 6, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Bailey Park, 1392 Capital Ave. NE
  • Spring cleanup (city limits only) -- May 6-10 -- up to 10 cubic yards construction waste
  • Children's Water Festival -- May 10
  • Calhoun County Household Hazardous Waste collections -- 1) May 4, 10 a.m.-noon, county building, parking lot at Hanover and Grand streets, Marshall; 2) June 1, 10 a.m.-noon, Toeller Building, 190 E. Michigan Ave., Battle Creek; 3) Sept. 28, 10 a.m.-noon, county building, parking lot at Hanover and Grand streets, Marshall
  • Watershed seasonal photo contest ends -- July 31
  • Rain barrel pickup (pre-order required; sale begins in April) -- June 21, 4-6 p.m., city Department of Public Works, 150 S. Kendall
  • Kanoe the Kazoo, TBD to Battle Creek -- Aug. 10 -- online registration starts June 1, kalamazooriver.org
  • Calhoun County electronics/Styrofoam collection -- Aug. 24, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., city Department of Public Works, 150 S. Kendall
  • Fall cleanup (city limits only) -- Sept. 16-20 -- up to 10 cubic yards construction waste
  • Krazy for the Kazoo river cleanup -- Oct. 5
  • Fresh Christmas tree curbside pickup (city limits only) -- Dec. 26, 2019-Jan. 31, 2020

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