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.

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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.

Call ahead to verify with the location materials collected, any fees that may apply, preparation instructions and hours of operation.

City or TownshipPhoneDrop-off Center?Recycling Day or Event Details
Andover763-767-5114YesRecycling Center is open every day 8 am to 8 pm.

Monthly Recycling Day: 2nd Saturday of each month, except July and holidays.

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

Anoka763-576-2725NoSpring Recycling Day: April 27, at 501 Pierce Street
Summer Recycling Event'  July 27, at Recycle Technologies in Blaine
Fall Recycling Day:  September 28, at 501 Pierce Street

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

Bethel763-434-4366NoSpring Recycling Day: April 27, at LePage & Sons in Bethel
Fall Cleanup Day:  September 28, at LePage & Sons in Bethel

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

Blaine763-785-6141
NoMonthly Recycling Day: 3rd Saturday of each month, beginning in February at Recycle Technologies in Blaine.

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

Centerville651-429-3232NoRecycling Events:  Saturdays on March 9, May 11, July 13, September 14, and November 9, at Recycle Technologies in Blaine

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

Circle Pines763-784-5898NoSpring Recycling Day: April 27
Summer Recycling Day:  August 24

Recycling Events: Saturdays on March 9, May 11, July 13, September 14, and November 9, at Recycle Technologies in Blaine

View 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 information on curbside pickup of appliances, electronics and mattresses, 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
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 9 am - 3 pm

Paper Shredding available - self serve, one box limit

April - September
Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 9 am - 3 pm
Wednesdays 1 pm - 7 pm

Paper Shredding Events:  Feb 3, May 4, Aug 3, Nov 2,    9 am - 12 pm
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.

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

East Bethel763-367-7840YesRecycling Center is open daily 24 hours.

Monthly Recycling Day: last Saturday of each month except holidays.

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

Fridley763-572-3594NoRecycling Events: Saturdays on March 9, May 11, July 13, September 14, and November 9, at Recycle Technologies in Blaine

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

Ham Lake763-434-9555YesRecycling Center is open daily 24 hours.

Spring Recycling Day:  May 4, at Ham Lake Recycling Center
Fall Recycling Day:  September 7, at Ham Lake Recycling Center

Recycling Events:  Saturdays May 4, July 27, and December 7, at Recycling Technologies in Blaine

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

Hilltop763-571-2023NoView 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:
Tuesdays  12 pm - 4:30 pm
Thursdays  8 am - 12 pm
Saturdays  8 am - 12 pm
Except holidays and holiday weekends

Residents must unload and handle their own materials.

Paper Shredding available at Community Center:
Monday - Thursday  8:30 am - 5 pm
Friday - Saturday  8:30 am - 12 pm
Except holidays

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
Saturday 9 am - 12 pm

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

Oak Grove763-404-7000YesRecycling Center is open daily 24 hours.

View 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 Park763-784-6491NoDue to contamination, the recycling drop-off area is currently closed. Cardboard is accepted and the organics collection area is open.

Spring Recycling Day:  April 27, at ISD 16 District Office parking lot
Fall Recycling Day:  October 26, at ISD 16 District Office parking lot

Recycling Events:  Saturdays March 9, May 11, July 13, September 14, and November 9, at Recycle Technologies in Blaine

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