Garbage, recycling and cleanup

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

Protect our pollinators. Don't rake your leaves.

Pollinators nest in the broken stems of plants and overwinter in leaf piles. To protect our pollinators, please don't rake any leaves or clean up your yard until temperatures are consistently above 50 degrees. Yard waste collection will not begin again until April 8, 2024.

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Eastside Maintenance Facility

2635 University Ave NE

Minneapolis, MN 55418

Office hours

9 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Monday – Friday

This building is closed to the public.