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.

Spring Recycling Day: Saturday, April 24, 2021.

Fall Recycling Day:  Saturday, September 11, 2021.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Andover to view hours and items accepted.
Anoka763-576-2725NoSpring Recycling Day: Saturday, April 24, 2021.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Anoka to view hours and items accepted.
Bethel763-434-4366NoSpring Recycling Day: Saturday, April 24, 2021.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Bethel to view hours and items accepted.
Blaine763-785-6192NoMonthly Recycling Day: 3rd Saturday of each month, except holidays.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Blaine to view hours and items accepted.
Centerville651-429-3232NoRecycling Events:  Saturdays, March 13, May 8, July 10, September 11, November 13, at Green Lights Recycling in Blaine.

Spring Recycling Day: Saturday, June 20, 2021

View the Residential Recycling Details for Centerville to view hours and items accepted.
Circle Pines763-784-5898NoRecycling Events: Saturdays, March 13, May 8, July 10, September 11, and November 13, at Green Lights Recycling in Blaine.

Spring Recycling Event: Saturday, May 1, 2021.

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.

As scheduled by city monthly recycling for appliances and electronics collected curbside call 1-888-960-0008.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Columbia Heights to view hours and items accepted.
Columbus651-464-3120NoNew Media Destruction Event: Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Spring Recycling Day: Saturday, May 8, 2021

Fall Recycling Day: Saturday, September 11, 2021

View the Residential Recycling Details for Columbus to view hours and items accepted.
Coon Rapids763-767-6485Yes

Recycling Center open Tues through Sat from 10 am - 3 pm.

Self-Serve Paper Shredding will not be available for the winter season. Check city website often for more details.

Paper Shredding Events:  Saturday, March 6, 2021, Saturday, August 7, 2021 and Saturday, November 6, 2021

Preparation prior to visiting site:
- Styrofoam: REMOVE tape and stickers
- Mattresses: NEED to be stacked neatly and tightly
- Cardboard: FLATTEN lines may be longer in the first hour

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

Check city website often for more details.

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.
Fridley763-572-3594NoRecycling Events: Saturdays March 13, May 8, July 10, September 11, November 13, at Green Lights Recycling in Blaine.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Fridley to view hours and items accepted.
Ham Lake763-434-9555YesContact your municipality for recycling day dates.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Ham Lake to view hours and items accepted.
Hilltop763-571-2023NoRecycling Days:  Saturday, May 1 & Sunday, May 2, 2021

View the Residential Recycling Details for Hilltop to view hours and items accepted.
Lexington763-784-2792NoRecycling Events: Saturdays March 13, May 8, July 10, September 11, November 13, at Green Lights Recycling in Blaine.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Lexington to view hours and items accepted.
Lino Lakes651-982-2435NoMonthly 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 noon - 4:30 pm
Thursdays 8 - 12 noon
Saturdays 8 - 12 noon
Residents must unload and handle their own materials.

Paper Shredding at Senior Center/Community Center Lobby
Monday-Thursday 8 am - 5 pm and Friday 8 am - 12 pm.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Linwood Township to view hours and items accepted.
Nowthen763-441-1347YesRecycling Center is open:
Tuesdays 10 am - 7 pm
Thursdays 10 am - 7 pm
Saturdays 9 am - 12 noon

Spring Recycling Day: Saturday, May 8, 2021

Fall Recycling Day: Saturday, September 11, 2021

View the Residential Recycling Details for Nowthen to view hours and items accepted.
Oak Grove763-404-7000YesSpring Recycling Day: Saturday, April 17, 2021

Fall Recycling Day: Saturday, September 11, 2021

View the Residential Recycling Details for Oak Grove to view hours and items accepted.
Ramsey763-433-9817NoSpring Recycling Day: Saturday, May 1, 2021

Fall Recycling Day: Saturday, September 25, 2021

View the Residential Recycling Details for Ramsey to view hours and items accepted.
Saint Francis763-233-5200NoSpring Recycling Day:  Saturday, April 24, 2021

Recycling Events at LePage & Sons: Saturdays: July 17, September 18, November 20, 2021

Leaf Drop off and Paper Shredding, only: Saturday, October 30, 2021

Residential Recycling Details for Saint Francis to view hours and items accepted.
Spring Lake Park763-792-7219YesRecycling Events: Saturdays March 13, May 8, July 10, September 11, November 13, at Green Lights Recycling in Blaine.

Spring Recycling Day: Saturday, April 24, 2021

Fall Recycling Day: Saturday, October 23, 2021

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