Drop-off facilities open with limited operations

Hennepin County’s Drop-Off Facilities in Brooklyn Park and Bloomington are open with limited operations and new safety procedures due to COVID-19. Find more information about drop-off facilities.

Changes to materials accepted: No mattresses. No TVs or electronics that weigh more than 50 lbs.

Select appliances accepted: microwaves, water coolers, sump pumps, garbage disposals, dehumidifiers. $15/each. 

NO other appliances accepted.

Christmas tree: artificial

Recommended disposal options

Donate

Artificial Christmas trees in good shape may be sold, given away or donated to Arc Value Village or Goodwill (accepted from October 1 – December 24). 

Other disposal options

Put in garbage

Artificial Christmas trees may be put in the garbage.

String and holiday lights

String and holiday lights can be recycled at Hennepin County Drop-Off Facilities.

Learn more: String and holiday lights.

Reuse

Sell it, give it away, donate it or repair it. Learn more reuse tips.

Get reuse tips