Garbage, recycling and cleanup

Learn more about garbage, recycling, organics recycling (compost) and cleanup programs in Minneapolis.

Cart service delays

Our cart deliveries and repairs are behind schedule. This may affect you if you've requested another cart, a repair to your cart or cart removal. Make sure the cart is visible from your curb or alley line accessible for our cart service staff until we address your issue.

Shovel out your carts

Shovel a 3 feet wide path through the snow, including snow left by the plow, from your carts to the alley or curb line. If the collection crew cannot easily wheel your carts to the truck, they cannot service them.

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Solid Waste & Recycling





Eastside Maintenance Facility

2635 University Ave NE

Minneapolis, MN 55418

Office hours

8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Monday – Friday

This building is closed to the public.