REDUCE * REUSE * RECYCLE
The meeting with the Ohio EPA about the Solid
Waste Plan scheduled for Friday November 14, 2014 at 1:30 PM has
When the meeting is rescheduled, the District will post it on our
The Portage County Solid Waste Policy Committee/Ohio EPA meetings scheduled for Friday, November 14, 2014 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM have been postponed to a date yet to be determined.
Beginning Friday April 4th, all curbside recycling collection will be weekly on Friday’s. Please place your recycling out Thursday night or by 5:30am on Friday.
The Portage County Solid Waste Management District Recycling Center is currently accepting the following:
Acceptable Items for Curbside
and Drop Off Locations
Chipboard (shoe boxes, cereal boxes, etc)
Plastic all containers with the number 1 or 2 on them
Aluminum and metal cans
Acceptable Household Hazardous Waste Items
Lead Acid Batteries
Appliances without Freon
(Computers and all components, copiers, fax machines, cell phones, etc)
Items NOT ACCEPTED at this time
PORTAGE COUNTY SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
The Portage County Solid Waste Management District provides the residents of Portage County with collection of recyclables “at the curb” in the following communities. Please click on the Curbside Pickup link to find out what day we pick up in your community.
· City of Aurora
· City of Streetsboro
· City of Kent
· City of Ravenna
· Mantua Village
· Hiram Village
· Brady Lake Village
· Atwater Township
· Franklin Township
· Brimfield Township
· Mantua Township
· Shalersville Township
· Ravenna Township-limited area
The District has a
Mandatory Subscription contract with all communities that receive
curbside service. Mandatory Subscription requires all residents of
that community to pay for recycling services provided by the
District. If a resident chooses not to use these services, they are
still required to pay the monthly fee.
New residents are asked to contact the District to arrange for the delivery of their bins for participation in the recycling program. The bins remain the property of the District and are assigned to the address of the residence. Bins are usually delivered within 7-10 business days.