City of Saline News

Hydrant Flushing

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Sept. 15th – Oct. 3rd

The Department of Public Works (DPW) will be flushing fire hydrants throughout the City beginning September 15th, between the hours of 7:30 am and 3:30 pm, Monday-Friday. Fire hydrants will be flushed, as weather permits, through October 3rd.
For further information regarding hydrant flushing, please contact the DPW at 429-5624.

 

Solid Waste & Recycle Program Changes

Sunday, August 10, 2014

PLEASE READ! IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT SALINE SOLID WASTE & RECYCLE PROGRAM
Effective July 1ST, 2014

WASTE MANAGEMENT is the solid waste, recycling and yard waste service provider for the City of Saline. Our collection crews look forward to providing you with the best service in the industry today.

Clean-up day in the City

Monday, August 4, 2014

The Washtenaw County Solid Waste Program will be holding a regional environmental clean-up day in the City:

 

Saturday, September 20th, 9am-2pm

City of Saline

Dept. of Public Works Building

1234 Tefft Court, Saline, MI.

 

Acceptable Materials:

  • Traditional recyclable materials - glass, cardboard, plastic, paper, scrap metalCounty Clean Up
  • Freon appliances
  • Household hazardous materials - cleaning supplies, motor oil, oil-based paints
  • Furniture
  • Old tires
  • Electronic equipment
  • Suggested Donation of $10.00

 

Residents can bring up to 4 tires for free, but will be asked to donate $5 for each additional tire.  Residents can bring 1 of the following items for free:  television, washer, dryer, Freon containing appliance or computer.  Residents will be asked to donate $10 for each additional item.

 

"This event is open to all residents of Washtenaw County. We are not able to accept items from Washtenaw County businesses or out-of-county residents."

Please contact 734-222-3827 for further information.

Mill Pond – R.O.M.P. Maintenance

Friday, August 1, 2014

The R.O.M.P. play structure at Mill Pond Park will be closed for maintenance work from September 15th to September 26th.  During this time the play structure will be cleaned, repaired and sealed.  It is important to stay off the structure while the sealant is curing.
 
The play structure will reopen on Saturday, September 27th, weather permitting.
 
For further information, please contact the Department of Public Works at (734) 429-5624.

New Crime Mapping Available

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Recycle Ann Arbor

Sunday, June 1, 2014

RECYCLE ANN ARBOR has expanded their summer service days at the Drop-off Station.

Recycle Ann Arbor, announced that for the summer of 2014, the Drop-Off Station (DOS) will also be open on Mondays, 8:30am-1:30pm. This additional operation day will begin on Monday, June 9th and go through Monday, August 25th to better accommodate their customers this summer.

The Drop-Off Station, located at 2950 E. Ellsworth Road, targets recyclable materials originating from homes and small businesses.  Customers can bring a range of waste types to the site, and Recycle Ann Arbor works to limit the amount of this material sent to landfills.  Currently around 50% of the material brought to the DOS is sent for recycling.

Service Line Warranties are Available

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

The City of Saline began partnering with the National League of Cities and Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA) in 2011 to promote an insurance program for water and sanitary sewer service lines.