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350 South 5th Street
RM 203 City Hall
Minneapolis, MN  55415-1390

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Minneapolis Public Works provides many services that help residents support sustainable, environmentally-friendly practices. The department seeks to make its operations easier on the environment through partnership and innovation. 

Solid Waste & Recycling


Commercial Recycling Ordinance (pdf)

Yard Waste Removal and Composting

Graffiti Removal

Transfer Station for Citizen Drop-Off of Construction Debris

Household Hazardous Waste City-County Partnership

Large Item Removal



Bicycling Homepage

Bike Facilities Map

Bike Master Plan - Draft

Downtown Transportation Management Organization


Pedestrian Homepage

Pedestrian Master Plan



Applying for Stormwater Quality Credits

Rain Gardens

Rain Barrels

Watershed Districts


Traffic & Parking

Street Maintenance

Green Construction Practices

Green Fleets

Last updated Oct 30, 2018



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For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats, contact 311.
People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000.
TTY users can call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.

Para asistencia 612-673-2700, Yog xav tau kev pab, hu 612-637-2800, Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500. 

Salary Compliance Notice:
State statute 471.701; Notice of Salary Compliance, requires that the City post for not less than 90 days
the job title of the three highest paid employees along with their base salary. For 2018 these were:
1. City Attorney, $186,490
2. Assistant City Coordinator Convention Center, $183,600
3. Director Public Works, $181,191


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