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                        Shelby Township Christmas Tree Collection starting Dec. 26
                        Christmas tree collection begins the day after Christmas and will continue until all trees are picked
                        up.  Please cut your tree in half if it is longer than 7 feet.

Throughout the Charter Township of Shelby, waste collection services for single-family residences is contracted to GFL Environmental Services based in Sterling Heights.

To find out which day of the week GFL Environmental Services collects waste from your home click here.

The contract with GFL Environmental Services is negotiated by the Board of Trustees and the township's Solid Waste and Recycling Committee. Management of township customer service with GFL Environmental Services is handled by the township's Department of Public Works and the Township Supervisor's Office.

To report an issue with GFL Environmental Services,  please contact GLF Environmental Services through any of the channels outlined below. If you would like to contact the DPW call (586) 731-5990 or email To contact the Township Supervisor's Office call (586) 731-5154 or email

If you would like to submit a waste service request form to the Shelby Township DPW click here

GFL Environmental Services
6200 Elmridge
Sterling Heights, MI 48313


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