Leelanau County has eight (8) recycling sites at the following locations:
Greilickville: old fire station, Cherry Bend Rd
Cedar: boat launch site
Suttons Bay: school parking lot
Leelanau Schools in Glen Arbor: Leelanau School, off M-22
Peshawbestown: M-22, across from the casino
Lake Leelanau: Behind the Health Dept., off M-204
Empire: Fisher Street, off LaCore Rd.
Village of Northport: 8th St., near Northport Creek Golf Course
Each site has a large bins for commingled cardboard/paper; tin, glasss (clear and colored) and plastic (#1 thru #7 accepted). PLEASE CLEAN AND FLATTEN YOUR MATERIALS before placing them in the bins.
The bins are emptied throughout the week on an as-needed basis. The bins may fill up occasionally before we have the opportunity to empty them, especially on the weekends. To avoid this situation, try to do your recycling during the week when the sites aren't as busy. DO NOT LEAVE MATERIALS ON THE GROUND.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Leelanau County Planning and Community Development at (231) 256-9812 or toll free (866) 256-9711. X812