accessKent will be down for maintenance between 2:30 and 3:30pm, Tuesday, April 11th. The outage will be for approximately 30 minutes.
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Department of Public Works

Documents & Forms

Coming Soon!

Hauler Rules & Regulations

Waste to Energy
Prohibited Waste
South Kent Landfill
North Kent Transfer
Kent County Recycling & Education Center

Delivery Contracts

Kent County Recycling & Education Center


Kent County Credit Application

Special Waste

Special Waste Characterization Form
Tire Disposal Record

Solid Waste Management Plan

Solid Waste Management Plan


DPW Holiday Schedule
Recycling & Education Center Service Fee
Recycling Center 2017 Rate Notice to Haulers
The Cost of Recycling

Contact Us

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1500 Scribner NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

(616) 632-7920

(616) 632-7925


Darwin Baas, Director

Kimberly Williams, Finance Director

Molly Sherwood, Environmental Compliance Manager

Dan Rose, Solid Waste Operations Manager

Nic VanderVinne, Resource Recovery & Recycling Manager

Paul Smith, Waste-to-Energy Operations Manager

Kristen Wieland, Marketing & Communications Manager

Alisha Barber, Office Administrator

Employee Recognition

Nominate a Kent County Employee for Quality Service!