December 2019 Newsletter

Garbage Pick-Up Information for GAD customers

Garbage service will be pushed back a day on all major holidays.  

 May 28nd and 29th pick up will be on May 29th and 30th, respectively


For the health and wellbeing of our employees and our residents, we are limiting entry into our building for EMERGENCY reasons only.

There is a drop box on the outside of the building (left of windows) for items you would like to leave for us. Our staff will remain available during normal business hours to handle township business by phone (906)485-5411 or email at

For transfer station tickets, please knock on the window for assistance. If a personal visit is necessary, please call for an appointment.

We will continue to monitor local health agencies and the CDC for guidance as we move forward. Together we can stop the spread of COVID-19.

PHONE: 906-485-5411

FAX: 906-485-1395



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West End Transfer Station

The Marquette County Sanitation Authority, West End Transfer Station in Ishpeming is now open.

Great American Disposal

Great American Disposal is still running routes, but please keep in mind that with the current situation, all garbage needs to be bagged.  If there is anything loose in the can, the driver will not take it.  If you have any questions, please call our office at (906)774-9006.  Stay Safe and Healthy!

Ishpeming Township Parks are CLOSED

Ishpeming Township Parks are closed due to Covid-19. They will re-open when the Governors restrictions are lifted.

Our DPW department will be maintaining the parks at this time with the anticipation of re-opening.

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Consumer Confidence Report for Community Water Supply

Ishpeming Township Office

1575 US Highway 41

Ishpeming, Michigan 49849