Recyclerama to be held this Saturday

Calhoun County residents are invited to participate in the third annual Recyclerama on Saturday, April 26th from 9AM to 1PM. This event will be held rain or shine at Kellogg Community College’s parking lot H located at 450 North Ave., Battle Creek, Michigan. Please enter the event through the circle drive off of North Avenue.

This event, held the same week as Earth Day, is a good way to
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Snyder offers plan to boost solid waste recycling

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder is proposing a plan to boost Michigan’s performance on recycling solid waste.

Michigan recycles only about 15 percent of its municipal waste, far below the national average rate of 35 percent. The Department of Environmental Quality says $435 million worth of paper, glass, plastics and other materials that could be recycled winds up in landfills each year.

The plan released Monday
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Spring Cleaning and Recycling

Spring Cleaning time is here! Now that the weather is changing, many of us have started our annual “Spring Cleaning”.

During Spring Cleaning, many will have recyclable items to toss. The Calhoun County Public Health Department (CCPHD) is here to remind/notify you that recycling is limited and only a number of items are accepted at the recycling center located at the Calhoun County Road Department on
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