Holiday Lights Recycling

November - January

WHERE: South St. Paul City Hall, inside the main doors

Bring your burned out holiday lights and cords to City Hall for collection and recycling. No greenery with lights accepted - lights must be removed from greenery.

Questions? Contact Courtney: 651-552-4118 or

Curbside Appliance Pickup

Spring - May 8th │ Fall - October 9th

Large appliances can be recycled through JR's Advanced Recyclers. Call JR's between 4/3 and 5/5 to schedule a pickup at your home on May 8th. JR's will collected your large appliances from your driveway and bill you directly.

Recycle appliances such as: fridges, water heaters, stoves, air conditioners, humidifiers, freezers and microwaves.

Call JR's to schedule and for more information: 651-454-9215.

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.