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

Fall Recycling Day: Saturday, September 10

View the Residential Recycling Details for Andover to view hours and items accepted.
Anoka763-576-2725NoRecycling Drop-off Event:  Saturday, July 23, at Recycle Technologies (formerly Green Lights Recycling) in Blaine

Fall Recycling Day:  Saturday, September 24

View the Residential Recycling Details for Anoka to view hours and items accepted.
Bethel763-434-4366NoFall Recycling Day: Saturday, September 24, at LePage & Sons in Bethel

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 at Recycle Technologies (formerly Green Lights Recycling) in Blaine.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Blaine to view hours and items accepted.
Centerville651-429-3232NoRecycling Events:  Saturdays, July 9, September 10 and November 12, at Recycle Technologies (formerly Green Lights Recycling) in Blaine.

City wide Recycling Day:  June 10-11

View the Residential Recycling Details for Centerville to view hours and items accepted.
Circle Pines763-784-5898NoRecycling Events:  Saturdays, July 9, September 10 and November 12, at Recycle Technologies (formerly Green Lights Recycling) in Blaine.

Summer Recycling Event:  Saturday, August 27, 8 am - 12 noon at Public Works facility

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 details on monthly curbside pick up of appliances and electronics, call 1-888-960-0008.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Columbia Heights to view hours and items accepted.
Columbus651-464-3120NoBicycle Collection: Wednesday, September 7, at City Hall

Fall Recycling Daying Saturday, September 10

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

Recycling Center is open:
Tuesdays 9 am - 3 pm
Wednesdays 1 - 7 pm
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 9 am - 3 pm
Click here for items accepted.

Self-Serve Paper Shredding is available, one box limit per person. Check city website often for details.

Paper Shredding Events: Saturday, August 6, and Saturday, November 5

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
- Bring help if unloading heavy or large items.

Masks 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.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Coon Rapids to view hours and items accepted.
East Bethel763-367-7840YesMonthly Recycling Day: last Saturday each month except holidays

View the Residential Recycling Details for East Bethel to view hours and items accepted.
Fridley763-572-3594NoRecycling Events:  Saturdays, July 9, September 10, and November 12, at Recycle Technologies (formerly Green Lights Recycling) in Blaine.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Fridley to view hours and items accepted.
Ham Lake763-434-9555YesRecycling Days: Fall Recycling Day, Saturday, September 10

Recycling Drop-off Events: Saturdays, July 23 and 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 recycling information.

View the Residential Recycling Details for Hilltop to view hours and items accepted by appointment.
Lexington763-784-2792NoRecycling Events: Saturdays, July 9, September 10, and November 12, at Recycle Technologies (formerly 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 pm - 4:30 pm
Thursdays 8 am - 12 pm
Saturdays 8 am - 12 pm
Except holidays
Residents must unload and handle their own materials.

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

View the Residential Recycling Details for Linwood Township to view hours and items accepted.
Nowthen763-441-1347YesRecycling Center is open Tuesday through Saturday,
11 am - 5 pm

View the Residential Recycling Details for Nowthen to view hours and items accepted.
Oak Grove763-404-7000YesFall Recycling Day: Saturday, September 10

View the Residential Recycling Details for Oak Grove to view hours and items accepted.
Ramsey763-433-9817NoRecycling Day:  Saturday, September 24, at Public Works Campus

View the Residential Recycling Details for Ramsey to view hours and items accepted.
Saint Francis763-233-5200NoRecycling Events: Saturdays, July 16, September 17, and November 19, at Public Works Facility

View 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. The organics collection area is open.

Recycling Events: Saturdays, July 9, September 10, and November 12, at Recycle Technologies (formerly Green Lights Recycling) in Blaine.

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