Rubbish / Compost Drop Off Site Update

The solid waste drop off site for the City of Marquette is nearing the end of the season.  Please note that the site will close at 6 PM during the week due to reduced hours of daylight.

The remaining schedule for the rubbish drop off site will be as follows:

  • Saturday, October 9, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Monday, October 11, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 13, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Monday, October 18, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 20, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.

The compost drop off and brush drop off will continue to be open on Tuesdays from

3 p.m. – 6 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. through Tuesday, November 9.  The site will be closed on Tuesday, October 26 while our contractor chips the brush pile.

The site will reopen in the spring and a new schedule will be posted later this winter.  

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Contact Info

City Hall:

+1 906-228-0435

300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, MI 49855

Municipal Service Center:

+1 906-228-0444

1100 Wright St., Marquette, MI 49855

Tourist Park Reservations:

+1 906-228-0465



City Hall:

M-F: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Municipal Service Center:

M-F: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Closed Saturday and Sunday

Police and Fire on duty 24/7

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