Municipal Refuse


Municipal Refuse in Thomas Township is provided by Mid-Michigan Waste Authority.

Garbage pick-up is every Friday: Please have it to the curb no later than 7 AM!


For complete trash, recycling, and yard waste information for Thomas Township please visit MMWA’s Website. MMWA (Mid Michigan Waste Authority) currently manages the trash collection and disposal, recycling collection and processing, and yard waste collection and composting contracts for 34 member communities.

Thomas Township provides weekly curbside collection of trash, weekly curbside collection of recyclables, and weekly curbside collection of yard waste (when in season). For best results residents should have all properly prepared materials at the curb no later than 7:00 am. Remember, you have a service day not a collection time, routes run until finished. For any service issues always call MMWA at (989) 781-9555 within one business day of your service day.

Visit your community’s page for more information on trash, recycling, and yard waste. You can find information on household hazardous waste and electronic recycling by visiting MMWA’s website.











 Thomas Township is a member of the Mid Michigan Waste Authority (MMWA).