* Fix-It Clinic


Curbside Appliance Pick Up

October 3, 2022 

Call JR's Advanced Recyclers to schedule and pay for your appliances to be collected at your driveway. $25 for the first and $10 for each additional. 

Reservations Required: 651-454-9215

Call J.R.’s Advanced Recyclers between 9/1/22 9/30/22

Examples of some accepted appliances:

  • Furnace
  • Humidifier
  • Water heater
  • Water softener
  • Dishwasher
  • Air conditioner
  • and more!

Questions? Contact JR's at: 651-454-9215 

Fall Paper Shred Event

October 22, 2022

WHERE: Mendakota Park, 2171 Dodd Rd, Mendota Heights

WHEN: 9am-noon

Join us for another FREE shredding event held at Mendakota Park in Mendota Heights from 9AM-noon. Bring documents in paper bags please. No limit. Open to residents in South St. Paul, West St. Paul, Mendota Heights, Lilydale, Sunfish Lake and Mendota.

Questions? Contact Cassandra: 651-552-4118 or

Pumpkin Recycling

Nov 5-6, 2022

WHERE: Wakota Federal Credit Union, 1151 Southview Blvd, South St. Paul

WHEN: All day starting November 5th, until November 6th.

Join us for another FREE pumpkin collection event! A giant dumpster will be brought to Wakota Federal Credit Union's parking lot for UNPAINTED pumpkins only. No wax or painted pumpkins accepted.

Questions? Contact Cassandra: 651-552-4118 or

Political Yard Sign Recycling

Nov 7-20, 2022

WHERE: South St. Paul City Hall, outside the front doors

WHEN: all day starting Nov 7th, until Nov 20th

Bring your political yard signs and metal stakes to City Hall for collection and recycling.

Questions? Contact Jenny Kedward: 952-891-7043 or

Recyclable Materials

For information on what to recycle, please visit Dakota County’s Recycling Guide.

Please do not bag recyclable items in plastic bags. Keep them loose in your cart or bin.

Special Note on Plastics

Some plastics are recyclable while some are not. Some recycling haulers are collecting more types of plastics than in the past, so contact your recycling hauler for a detailed list of which types they accept from your curbside recycling bin. Place recyclable plastics in with curbside recycling