- Do you need a permit?
- How much will it cost?
- What size do you need?
- What about recycling?
Do You Need a Dumpster Permit in Livonia?
Livonia residents are required to have a dumpster permit for any canister that will obstruct public property. You you plan to have your dumpster placed anywhere other than on private property checking with the city office on your particular situation is advised. The requisite application forms for dumpster and other permits can be found here on the city’s official website.
What Size Dumpster Do You Need?
Here are the 4 most common dumpster sizes used in Livonia and some projects each is commonly used for. Have a look and if you still have questions give us a call at 734-256-5624, we’ll gladly answer them.
10 Yard Dumpster
20 Yard Dumpster
30 Yard Dumpster
40 Yard Dumpster
How Much Does it Cost To Rent a Rolloff in Livonia
There are several factors that affect the exact rental dumpster rental prices in Livonia including dumpster size, debris type, debris weight, rental period, and landfill charges in your county. But, typically you can expect the price to be somewhere between $300 and $750. To get a quote on an exact all-inclusive price, give us a call at 734-256-5624.
Where Can You Take Your Recycling in Livonia?
In addition to the Public Works Department in Livonia offering up waste management services, there are also private entities that offer dumpster rentals, pick up, and drop off services. Most of these companies provide waste removal and management services to meet both businesses and residential needs. Additionally, these services usually include the disposal and management of a wide range of waste materials including hazardous and recyclable ones. Three such waste management options can be found here, here, and here.
There are two recycling options for residents in Livonia. Livonia residents may opt to use the Curbside Recycling Program or drop their recyclables off at the approved Recycling Centers in Livonia. The Curbside Recycling Program is as simple as placing the recycling bin with recyclable items on the curb outside your home beside your regular refuse on pick up days. Replacement bins or second bins may be requested by contacting Sanitation at the Department of Public Works Yard or City Hall Annex.
Recyclable material includes plastics, newspapers, tins, aluminum, plastic grocery bags, empty aerosol cans, corrugated cardboard, and manila folders (without the metal clamp) to name a few. The Department of Public Works has very clear guidelines regarding how each kind of recyclable item ought to be treated by residents in preparation for curbside pickup. As far as drop offs are concerned, The Public Works Department’s Recycling Center is open between the hours of 7:30 am and 7:00 pm, Mondays through to Fridays, and between the hours of 10:00 am and 6:00 pm on Saturdays.
How Can You Dispose of Prohibited Items in Livonia?
Hazardous waste must be treated with extra care and is not permitted to be placed in a rental dumpster . This is because hazardous waste tends to be toxic, corrosive, flammable and reactive. Believe it or not, hazardous material comprises quite a large portion of the materials, devices, and other tools we have come to rely on every day. Our cellular phones, computers, the cleaning agents we use around the home, paints, solvents, and even pharmaceuticals all make up what is known as hazardous waste when the time does come for us to dispose of them. Livonia residents and businesses can opt to use either public services options or certified private entities to collect and treat their hazardous waste. A completed general list of hazardous waste materials can be found here.