Residential Recycling 

Each community in Anoka County has curbside recycling available to residents. Pictured here are examples of the types of items you can recycle at your curb.

All Recyclables

Recycling by Community

The table below provides recycling opportunities for each community. Included are recycling drop-off center details, recycling events for items like appliances, electronics, fluorescent bulbs, bulky items (mattresses, furniture, etc.) and much more. You can also find contact information for your community's recycling coordinator.

Andover763-767-5114YesMonthly Recycling Day: 2nd Saturday of each month, except holidays.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Andover to view hours and items accepted.

Anoka763-576-2725NoView the Residential Recycling Details for Anoka to view hours and items accepted.

Bethel763-434-4366NoView the Residential Recycling Details for Bethel to view hours and items accepted.

Blaine763-785-6192NoMonthly Recycling Day: 3rd Saturday of each month, except holidays at Recycle Technologies (formerly Green Lights Recycling) in Blaine.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Blaine to view hours and items accepted.

Centerville651-429-3232NoView the Residential Recycling Details for Centerville to view hours and items accepted.

Circle Pines763-784-5898NoView the Residential Recycling Details for Circle Pines to view hours and items accepted.

Columbia Heights763-706-3700YesRecycling Center is open every Saturday except holiday weekends.

For updated information on curbside pickup services, click here.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Columbia Heights to view hours and items accepted.

Columbus651-464-3120NoView the Residential Recycling Details for Columbus to view hours and items accepted.

Coon Rapids763-767-6485Yes

Recycling Center is open:
October - March
Tuesday - Saturday 9 am - 3  pm

Self-serve Paper Shredding is CLOSED for the season.  
Check city website often for details. 

Click here for items accepted.

Preparation prior to visiting site:
- Styrofoam: REMOVE tape and stickers
- Cardboard: FLATTEN, lines may be longer in the first hour
- Bring help if unloading heavy or large items.

At the site:
- Mattresses:  NEED to be stacked neatly and tightly.

Masks appreciated. Credit card payment preferred, checks and exact change accepted if needed. Please practice social distancing. City staff has the authority to make adjustments as necessary to ensure the safety of staff and residents.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Coon Rapids to view hours and items accepted.

East Bethel763-367-7840YesMonthly Recycling Day: last Saturday of each month except holidays.

View the Residential Recycling Details for East Bethel to view hours and items accepted.

Fridley763-572-3594NoView the Residential Recycling Details for Fridley to view hours and items accepted.

Ham Lake763-434-9555YesRecycling Drop-off Event: Saturday, December 3, at Recycle Technologies (formerly Green Lights Recycling) in Blaine.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Ham Lake to view hours and items accepted.

Hilltop763-571-2023NoContact your municipality for information.  Items accepted by appointment.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Hilltop to view hours and items accepted.

Lexington763-784-2792NoView the Residential Recycling Details for Lexington to view hours and items accepted.

Lino Lakes651-982-2423NoMonthly Recycling Day: 3rd Saturday of each month, except holidays.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Lino Lakes to view hours and items accepted.

Linwood Township651-462-2812YesRecycling Center is open, except holidays and holiday Saturdays:
Tuesdays 12 pm - 4:30 pm
Thursdays 8 am - 12 pm
Saturdays 8 am - 12 pm
Closed November 26, December 24, and December 31

Residents must unload and handle their own materials.

Paper Shredding available at Community Center:
Monday-Thursday 8 am - 5 pm
Friday-Saturday 8 am - 12 pm
Except holidays and holiday Saturdays.  Closed November 26, December 24, and December 31.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Linwood Township to view hours and items accepted.

Nowthen763-441-1347YesRecycling Center is open Tuesday through Friday, 11 am - 5 pm

View the Residential Recycling Details for Nowthen to view hours and items accepted.

Oak Grove763-404-7000YesView the Residential Recycling Details for Oak Grove to view hours and items accepted.

Ramsey763-433-9817NoView the Residential Recycling Details for Ramsey to view hours and items accepted.

Saint Francis763-233-5200NoView the Residential Recycling Details for Saint Francis to view hours and items accepted.

Spring Lake Park763-792-7219NoDue to contamination, the recycling drop-off area is closed until further notice.  Cardboard is accepted and the organics collection area is open.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Spring Lake Park to view hours and items accepted.