Systems Planning assists in planning for the City of Ann Arbor’s solid waste issues. This includes
curbside compost and
trash collection and processing issues for both the residential and commercial sector.
New solid waste plan
Ann Arbor is rethinking waste by taking a fresh look at recycling, trash and compost operations in the City.
Organics management plan
The City of Ann Arbor is developing a comprehensive
Organics Management Plan to identify options for diverting additional organic waste, which make up a large portion of material in trash carts, from the waste stream.
Downtown Alleys Project
This year City of Ann Arbor staff and community advisors are developing a five-year Integrated Solid Waste Management Plan, the Solid Waste Plan Update 2013-2017. The 12-member committee includes volunteer representatives from Ann Arbor residential neighborhoods, businesses, and other key stakeholders.