Drop-Off Day

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Get rid of unwanted items during the annual Drop-Off Day. This event is for Plymouth residents only.
The 2018 Drop-Off Day is set for Saturday, April 21 at the Plymouth Maintenance Facility, 14900 23rd Ave. N.

How Drop-Off Day Works 

Typically there are two lines of traffic: one for Recycle and Reuse items and one for Disposal items.  Some vehicles will drive through both lines, vehicles with items for disposal will be charged. No semi-trailers, semi-trucks or moving vans.  Check back in the Spring of 2018 for more details.

  • Recycle and Reuse Line: Free to drop-off.
  • Disposal Line: Charged per vehicle and per trailer, per trip. The 2018 fees are to be determined.
 Recycle & Reuse Items (typically accepted)
 This line is free
 Disposal Items (typically accepted)
 This line has a per-vehicle fee
 Bicycles and bicycle parts  Tires
 Textiles and home goods
 Items can be in poor/unusable condition
 Scrap metal
 Paper to shred  Mattresses and box springs 
 Light bulbs and household batteries  Vehicle batteries

 Remodeling material and construction debris

   Carpet and carpet padding
   Bulky items

Year-Round Disposal Options
Check the Plymouth Recyclopedia (PDF) or Hennepin County's Green Disposal Guide for more local disposal and reuse options.

Additional Drop-Off Day Information

 Residential waste only, no business waste.

The Yard Waste Site and Recycling Drop-Off Center are always closed during this annual event and will open at
1:00 p.m. that day.

The workers at the Drop-Off Day event include student and adult volunteers, city staff, and employees of participating businesses. The event is financially supported by a Hennepin County recycling grant, the City of Plymouth Solid Waste Fund, and payments from attendees.

For more information, email recycling@plymouthmn.gov or call 763-509-5906. After business hours, call 763-509-5513 for the recycling hotline.

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