Transfer Station


Aiming to maintain the beauty of our Township, the Comstock Transfer Station manages the garbage and recycling needs of our residents. The Transfer Station is capable of processing and recycling household waste, excluding some hazardous materials. For hazardous materials – or materials prohibited by the listings below – please visit the website of the Kalamazoo County Household Hazardous Waste Center.

Location and Operating Hours

Current Hours Due to COVID-19

We are happy to announce that the Transfer Station will be open on SATURDAYS ONLY beginning on May 2nd, 2020 until further notice.

We will operate on our normal Saturday hours from 9am-4pm. Residents who need to purchase or update their Transfer Station Card may do at the time of drop off. Due to social distancing requirements we ask that residents use the front counter upon arrival. If you have any questions please contact us by phone 269- 381-2360 or email at


The Charter Township of Comstock’s Transfer Station is located at 6604 East Main Street


11:00 am to 6:00 pm – Tuesdays & Thursdays

 9:00 am to 4:00 pm – Saturdays


 11:00 am to 4:00 pm – Thursdays

  9:00 am to 4:00 pm – Saturdays

Items Accepted in Recycle Bin
  • Metal Cans; steel, tin & aluminum (example: vsode, egetable, fruit, tuna)
  • Plastic Bottles & containers
  • Paper; brown paper bags, non-confidential office paper, newspaper,
  • Paper Cardboard, Dairy & Juice Containers
  • Flattened Cardboard & Paperboard
  • Glass Bottles & Jars

DO NOT INCLUDE: Food waste, plastic bags, polystyrene foam cups & containers, hangers, or hazardous waste

Items Not Accepted

Kitchen food, household garbage, batteries, propane or oxygen tanks, oil drums, fuel tanks, gasoline, oil, sawdust, refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, televisions, large quantities of building materials, rocks, sand, concrete, asphalt, bricks, chemicals, ammunition or fireworks, vehicle parts or dead animals.

Identification Requirements

All Comstock Township residents are required to have an ID Card to use the Transfer Station.

A new or replacement card can be obtained by proof of Comstock residency (Michigan Driver’s License), one per household, at the Township Office or at the Transfer Station for a fee of $20.00.

This card can be renewed annually thereafter for a fee of $10.00.

Rubbish disposal is $20 per cubic yard.  Brush disposal is $10 per cubic yard.  Leaves and grass can be disposed of at no charge.  Tire disposal is $3 each (limit of 6 tires per household).  Acceptable forms of payment are cash, check, or major credit card.  Credit cards are subject to a 3% fee, $2 minimum.