The recycling facility was made possible through a partnership with Meridian Magnesium Products of America Inc. Located at the Public Works Dept., 301 Market St. the facility is ready for your materials:
Residential Mixed Paper:
Including newspaper, magazines, direct “junk” mail, first class mail, other printing and writing papers, envelopes, and phone books. NO: Plastic bags, string, twine, stickers, coins, or hard cover books.
Place in the separate container for newspaper only.
Plastic Bottles, Jugs & Tubs (#1 thru #7):
Containers with #1 through #7 symbols on bottom accepted, including bottles and jugs with narrow, threaded neck, plastic tubs (margarine, sour cream, cottage cheese, etc.), microwave trays and yogurt containers. NO: Plastic bags, paper wax-coated milk or juice cartons, styrofoam containers/packaging, syringes, garden hose/rubber, furniture, pools, toys, or free flowing liquids.
Place in separate compartment marked for milk jugs and detergent containers.
Tin cans & aluminum:
Rinse the cans, remove any paper label.
Place in separate compartment marked for tin cans and aluminum.
Clear glass jars:
Rinse, put metal lids with tin cans. Do not remove label. No brown glass. No green glass. No drinking glass. No window glass. No ceramic.
Brown glass jars: Rinse, put metal lids with tin cans. Do not remove lable. No clear glass. No green glass. No drinking glass. No window glass. No ceramic. No Pyrex.
Place in separate compartment marked for clear glass.Place in separate compartment marked for brown glass of the open top container.
3rd/4th grade Floor Hockey is canceled tonight, October 21st! We were holding out in hopes that power would be restored but no such luck. Thank you for your understanding and we will see you all next Monday! ... See MoreSee Less
UPDATE: The current power outage is an issue through Consumers Energy and not the City of Eaton Rapids. For an accurate estimated time of restoration, please contact Consumers Energy.
UPDATE: Consumers is switching power and should have it restored soon.
UPDATE: Consumers has located the problem. It was more extensive than originally anticipated however, power is expected to be restored within another hour.
Power Outage 10/21/2019: The main power feed to our west substation is down causing a large city wide power outage. Consumers is anticipating that the issue will be resolved in one hour. ... See MoreSee Less
If you or anyone you know would love to participate in Halloween activities and also is autistic, the City of Eaton Rapids will have available at no cost a laminated copy of the image below. They will be available Wednesday during Main St. Trick-or-Treat and in City Hall up until the close of business on Halloween. ... See MoreSee Less