Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling
Yard Waste season begins the week of April 8, and must be in compostable bags or your own reusable container. See the Yard Waste page for details.
One Sort Recycling is Coming to Minneapolis! This program will be rolled out in phases. Check back to the One Sort Web Page for frequent updates and information.
Residents can now order a $55 backyard compost bin (80 gallons) or $69 rain barrel (55 gallons). Supplies are limited, order before May 24. See Recycle Association of MN for details.
Recycling Credit will no longer be a separate line item on your bill. The base fee & recycling credit were combined reducing your base fee by $7.00 per month. Billing information is available on the Solid Waste Billing Page.
Mattresses are Now Recyclable! Collected on recycling week only - limit of 2 large items per recycling week. Place next to your garbage cart and post a sign or write on the item "For Solid Waste". Mattresses will be picked up the next business day after recycling day.
You can now recycle more! View our Recycling Guide for details.
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Customer Service (612) 673-2917
Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
The Division of Solid Waste & Recycling is committed to excellence in customer service. The mission of the Division is to protect the health and safety of Minneapolis residents by providing solid waste management services that result in a clean and livable city.
A Clean City is Job One, and the job is carried out in a safe, environmentally protective and cost effective manner.
Solid Waste & Recycling is funded by your monthly fees, sale of metals and recyclable's and a Hennepin County Recycling grant.
Property taxes are not part of the funding for your solid waste and recycling services.
Last updated May. 8, 2013