Holiday garbage and recycling collection

Garbage and recycling pickup is delayed one day after major holidays.

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.

Holiday collection schedule

When a major holiday is on a weekday, collection will be delayed one day. If a major holiday is on a weekend day (Saturday or Sunday), collection will not be affected by the holiday.

2024 holiday schedule

Month Holiday Collection schedule South Transfer Station
January New Year's Day Not affected Closed Mondays

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (third Monday in January)

Not affected Closed Mondays
February Presidents' Day (third Monday in February) Not affected Closed Mondays

Memorial Day (last Monday in May)

Delayed one day Closed Mondays

Juneteenth (June 19)

Not affected Closed Mondays
July Independence Day (July 4th) Delayed one day Closed
September  Labor Day (first Monday in September) Delayed one day Closed Mondays
October Indigenous Peoples Day (second Monday in October) Not affected Closed Mondays
November  Veteran's Day (November 11th)  Not affected  Closed Mondays
  Day before Thanksgiving (fourth Wednesday in November) Not affected Closing early at 4:30 p.m.
  Thanksgiving Day (fourth Thursday in November) Delayed one day  Closed 
  Day after Thanksgiving  Delayed one day Normal hours
December Christmas Day (December 25th) Delayed one day Closed Mondays


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Find out when to set your carts out. You can also sign up for recycling reminder emails and get tips for reducing, recycling and composting.

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Solid Waste & Recycling

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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.