The Compactor

"Smash your Trash"!

Paul Simon

Station Manager

Pavilion Township Collection Station

                   Location: 9801 East "S" Ave.                       1/4 mile west of 34th St.
Hours: Saturdays 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
( First Saturday in March through last Saturday in December)
              Wednesdays : 4:00 to 8:00 PM                             (First Wednesday in April through last Wednesday in September)
Closed during January and February


  • You must be a resident of Pavilion Township-(Drivers License Required).

  • Collection charges are determined by the station operator.

  • $2.50 Minimum charge each visit.

  • Refrigerators, Freezers, Air Conditioners etc. must be tagged to indicate that the Freon has been removed.

  • No loitering is allowed.

  • Non-residents will be charged a rate of 3 x the resident fee.

   Items not accepted include:

  •     NO: Batteries - Grass, Leaves, Brush, Yard Waste - Garbage -Commercial Roofing*- Tires.             (small roofing jobs accepted)

Household Hazardous Waste ( see list and instructions below).

Examples of Hazardous Waste include: Oil based paints, Motor oil and filters, Gasoline and solvents, Antifreeze, Car Batteries, Cleaning Fluids, Pesticiides, Mercury, Computers and TV's, Rechargeable Batteries

The above items will be accepted by: Kalamazoo County Hazardous Waste Center at: 1301 Lamont Ave. (off Lake St. near the fair grounds)