Monthly Archives: January 2015

Organics Recycling Coming. Opt in now

2015Recycle Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling customers are now able to sign-up for the citywide organics collection program that will be rolling out in Fall 2015 – Spring 2016.  Similar to the one-sort recycling roll-out, some residents (25%) will be eligible to receive their cart in 2015. Cart deliveries will be halted over the winter and will be completed in Spring 2016.  Solid Waste & Recycling customers that want to participate are encouraged to sign-up now so the correct number of carts can be ordered and routes can be efficiently planned.  Customers may sign up by calling  612-673-2917 or by email at  If subscribing by email please make sure to include your service address in the text of the email.

To receive email updates regarding the citywide program you can register at


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