Garbage, recycling and cleanup

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

Collection not affected by Juneteenth holiday

Collection will not be affected by the Juneteenth holiday. Please make sure to put your carts, up to two large items and yard waste bins, bags or bundles out by 6 a.m. on your regular collection day. Solid Waste & Recycling's office will be closed on Wednesday, June 19, 2024.

Tour the compost site

Join Solid Waste & Recycling from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 22 for a bus tour down to the composting facility where our organics and yard waste are composted. There's one pickup spot in North and one pickup spot in South. Tour is capped at 40 people, so sign up now to reserve your spot.

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Solid Waste & Recycling

Public Works





Eastside Maintenance Facility

2635 University Ave NE

Minneapolis, MN 55418

Office hours

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

This building is closed to the public.