Mayor's Office

City of Flint to Hold Tire Buy Back Event

What: Free Tire Disposal & Buy Back Event


When: Saturday May 18, 2019


Where: Environmental Rubber Recycling, 6515 N. Dort Highway


Details: City officials and employees are continuously working on projects to help make Flint be and look its best. Studies show maintaining the yards of vacant properties helps to reduce crime. As part of the ongoing effort to make Flint a safer and more desirable place to live, work and play, the City is holding a tire disposal event on Saturday, May 18, 2019.

Flint residents who drop off tires to the Environmental Rubber Recycling facility between 9am and 1pm will receive $1 per tire up to a maximum of 25 tires, or $25 per load of 25 tires or more. Only auto and light truck tires accepted. This tire disposal event is for residential use only, no commercial vehicles allowed. Participants must show proof of Flint residency.

For more information, contact the Blight Elimination Division at (810) 237-2090 or the Waste Services Coordinator at (810) 766-7135 ext. 2605.