Please follow social distancing guidelines while dropping off trash and recycling. Place recycling in proper dumspters. DO NOT place recycling on the ground next to dumpsters. 




Laporte Township Recycling Center

Laporte Township operates a recycling center on site which is open 7 days a week.

Recycling SymbolHours of Operation
7 days a week 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
WINTER HOURS December - March
Closed Tuesdays and Thursdays

NO TVs or Electronics

Items to bring in:
Items to recycle
free of charge:
Items accepted
with a fee:
Tin or Bi-Metal Cans
Clear Glass
Green Glass
Brown Glass
News Papers
Household Garbage (Bagged)
Demolition Waste
Beds - Springs - Mattress


Transfer Station Fees
Household Trash $2.25/bag ($0.25 allocated to LVFC)
Household Trash Large Can $3.25/bag ($0.25 allocated to LVFC)
Small Pick Up Load $25.00 and up
Large Pick Up Load $35.00 and up
Dump Truck T-Tag Only $100.00 and up
Burner Barrel $10.00
Appliances $5.00 and up
Sofa $10.00
Chair $5.00
Mattress/Box Spring $5.00
Water Heaters $10.00
Push Mower $6.00
Riding Mower $12.00
Car Battery $3.00
Car Tires off rims $5.00
Car Tires on rims $8.00
Truck Tires off rims $10.00
Truck Tires on rims $20.00

The Transfer Station attendant has the right to adjust fees depending on size and weight of items.


"We care about the environment!"

Laporte Township offers 15 and 30 yard dumpster for rental. Call the Township for pricing on rentals.