General trash would be normal day to day refuse from a home. This does not include yard waste, large bulk items, or recyclables. Please visit those web pages for more information on those items. Trash of this type should be placed in your black City of Westland trash bin.
Where to Place your Trash Bin
All trash bins must be placed on the street side of any ditches or on the back of the curb. Please provide at least 4 feet of space between your trash bin, recycle bin, or yard waste containers/bags.
Holiday Trash Collection
If your trash collection day falls on a holiday week, the trash collection will be delayed by one day, on or after the holiday, for that entire week. The holidays that can impact trash collection are: Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.
Need To Request Another Trash Bin
Additional trash bins are available for an annual fee. Visit the City of Westland Online Store to order additional bins or renew your current additional bins.
Trash Pick Up Schedule
Below is an interactive map of our trash and recycling schedule; you can locate your address by clicking the magnifying glass icon at the top of the map and typing in your address. Trash pickup is from 7:00am - 7:00pm.
Missed Trash Pickup
If your trash pickup was missed, your trash bin was damaged during pickup, or your trash bin was taken, please report it by either: