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WWRA Receives Two Grants

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Shawn Personke for the information in this story.) Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority (WWRA) was recently awarded two environmental improvement grants from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and … Read more

Lyndon Township Board Seeks Alternate Member for WWRA

LYNDON TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS NOTICE Letters of application are being accepted for an Alternate Member on the Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority. For further information or send a letter of application, contact Janet Gilkey, Office Manager, at … Read more

Sept. 24-26: WWRA Foam Recycling Weekend

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Shawn Personke for the information and photos in this story.) Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority (WWRA) will host a third Foam Recycle Weekend on Sept. 24-26. “The turnout and feedback … Read more

June 4-6: WWRA and DART Foam Recycling Weekend

By Shawn Personke Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority (WWRA) will partner with the DART Container Corporation and community volunteers to host a #6 foam recycling weekend on June 4, 5, and 6, 2021. DART will deliver … Read more

WWRA Keeps Our Community Greener Through Recycling

By Shawn Personke The Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority (WWRA) collects, sorts, and distributes tons (literally) of materials. We also get questions about those materials — what we take, what we don’t take, and what do … Read more

Post Christmas recycling tips from WWRA

The Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority (WWRA) reminds folks about what can be and can’t be recycled. Can be recycled: Wrapping paper (not the plastic/shiny kind) Boxes (packing materials removed) Can’t be recycled: Christmas lights Christmas … Read more

April 25: WWRA clean-up day cancelled

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Shawn Personke for the information in this story.) The Washtenaw County Clean Up day scheduled for April 25 at Chelsea High School has been cancelled. At this point, there … Read more

WWRA, city refuse and you

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Shawn Personke for the information in this story.) Did you know the Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority, aka the WWRA, and the City of Chelsea Solid Waste Department are two … Read more