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.

Sewing machines

Recommended disposal options


If sewing machine is broken, repair it at a sewing center or a Fix-It Clinic.

Sell or donate

If it works, give it away, sell it, or donate to Arc’s Value Village or Salvation Army.

Other disposal options

Put in garbage

Sewing machines may be put in the garbage.


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

Get reuse tips