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City of Lansing

Welcome. Please contact me if I can help you in any way.

-Mayor Virg Bernero

Mayor Virg Bernero

Convenient "single stream" recycling means no sorting - service is available to single family households in the City of Lansing.  Commercial recycling service also available to businesses in Lansing.


Household trash collection options include:

  • Convenient, heavy duty roll out trash carts 
  • Blue city trash bags
  • Bulk item collection for items over 30 pounds and/or longer than 4 feet, such as appliances and furniture.
Yard Waste

Curbside collection is available for leaves, grass clippings, tree trimmings and other organic yard waste materials.  Items are picked up weekly on a seasonal basis between April and November.

601 E. South St.
Lansing, MI 48910
Ph: 517-483-4400
Fax: 517-377-0176

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


CART's online payment system is currently unavailable.  We apologize for the inconvenience.  Please use one of the following payment methods for blue trash cart bills:

1)  Send check or money order to:  City of Lansing, CART, 601 E. South St, Lansing, MI  48910

2)  Call the CART hotline at 483-4400 (M-F, 8am-4pm)

3)  Pay in person at the Treasurer's Office, located on the 1st floor of City Hall