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, except during the winter months.

Recycling SymbolHours of Operation:

Beginning 4/01/2023, we are again open 7 days a week 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. 
             Winter Hours (December - March), we are closed Tuesday and Thursday.

NO TVs, Electronics, Computers, Tractor Tires, or OIL

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


Transfer Station Fees
Household Trash (33 gal bag)

$2.50/bag ($0.25 allocated to LVFC)

Household Trash Large Bag/ Can $4.50/bag ($0.25 allocated to LVFC)
Pick Up Loads -Start at $40.00 and up
T-Tag and Trailer -Start at $100.00 and up
Burner Barrel $10.00
Appliances -Start at $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 $20.00
Car Battery $3.00
Car Tires off rims $6.00

NO TVs, Electronics, Competers,Tractor Tires, or OIL

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.