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.

String and holiday lights

Recommended disposal options

Hennepin County drop-off facilities

See restrictions and instructions below:

Drop-off facilities accept:

String and holiday lights


No charge

Other disposal options


String and holiday lights can be recycled at year-round drop-off locations. A list of sites can be found here: Recycling Association of Minnesota's Recycle Your Holidays.

Put in garbage

String and holiday lights can be put in the garbage.