Wednesday, May 24, 2017
SERVICES

FIRE DEPARTMENT

Higgins Township Fire & EMS  http://cms.firehouse.com/dept/Roscommonmi
 Address:606 S.5th Street

Roscommon, MI 48653

Business Phone: (989)275-5229

Higgins Twp. Fire/EMS proudly protects 2300 people living in an area of 144 square miles.

Our ambulance department is operated by the township and is full time Basic Life Support.

Higgins Twp. Fire Department serves the residents of Higgins Township and the Village of Roscommon. The department moved from the village to a new station in the Township in 1994.  Roscommon is also the home of the Michigan Fireman’s Memorial.

SERVICES PROVIDED

Firefighting

Emergency Medical Service

Vehicle Rescue (Extrication)

Search & Rescue

COMPOST SITE

Located on Southline Rd. in the Village of Roscommon Industrial Park.

HOURS

For compost site hours please refer to the homepage of our website.

Site will be closed for winter.

Items accepted:

Please place all leaves and yard rakings in heavy plastic bags or paper craft bags.

Leaves, yard rakings, brush and tree limbs up to 3" in diameter.

Please call for details: (989)275-8112, ext. 1

TRASH PICK-UP

Township-wide trash pick-up is Wednesday.  Have items curbside by 7am.

Each residence is allowed to place 5 bags and 1 large item out for pick-up each week.

Appliances can also be put curbside for pick-up.

RECYCLING PICK-UP

Recycling bins will be picked up the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month. 

Please have recycling bins curbside the night before.  The route begins at 6am Wed.

Call for details: (989)275-8112, ext. 1 or Waste Management: 800-796-9696

Non-recyclables include pizza boxes, paper milk cartons, plastic clamshells, green glass, plastic pots, plastic lids, buckets, and oil and chemical containers.

Recycling brochures available at the township hall, or call 989 275-8112.

PLEASE NOTE:  TO DISPOSE OF GLASS

For the safety of the driver, please mark the container containing glass.

If possible, break glass and place in a box.  Tape the box and mark broken glass.

Thank-you for your cooperation.

PLEASE NOTE:  TO DISPOSE OF NEEDLES AND SHARP OBJECTS

Place in an old laundry detergent container and mark the outside as to contents.

Thank-you for your cooperation.