Olmsted County logo-Go to homepage
County Departments
Homepage Departments

Garbage & Recycling

 
 

 

There's a proper place for all your
waste in Olmsted County! 

* * *  

SEASONAL NEWS

If you are reaping the harvest, but don’t know what to do with the vines and waste from your garden, here is a list of things you can and can’t bring to the Olmsted County Compost site. 

* * *

PRESS RELEASE (53 KB)

 ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA, Effective August 4, 2014 the Olmsted County Kalmar Landfill Hours of Operation will change. The change detailed below is a means to more efficiently and effectively serve our customers and manage our resources. We continue and will continue to evaluate Hours of Operation

New Scale Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Holiday Hours 2014 (43 KB)  

* * *

    OLMSTED COUNTY
INTEGRATED SOLID WASTE
MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Recycling Center Link 
Recycling

Education Picture and Link
Waste Reduction/Education

Yard Waste Picture and Link
Yard Waste Composting

   

OWEF picture and link
Waste-to-Energy

Hazardous Waste picture and link
Hazardous Waste Management

 Landfill picture and link
Landfilling

Olmsted County, utilizes an integrated approach to solid waste management to make the most beneficial use of what is thrown away. Click on the above photos for more information about each of the components. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information call the Olmsted County Environmental Resources Department at 507 328-7070 or call the Garbage and Recycling Information Line 507 328-7077 (24-hours).

 * * *

Find out how to receive the “One Person’s Trash” newsletter electronically

 * * *

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Try our A-Z Guide
USA.gov
Minnesota North Star
Cities in Olmsted County
Digital Counties Survey 2010 Winner
Home | Privacy Policy and Disclaimer | HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices | Contact Us
Olmsted County provides secure email boxes for members of the public to submit emails about confidential issues including, but not limited to, child and adult protection reports, criminal activity and public health concerns. Please use these secure email boxes for these types of issues. Olmsted County disclaims all liability for unauthorized use and dissemination of confidential information if members of the public submit emails about confidential issues using the regular unsecured county departmental email boxes.
Copyright © 2014 Olmsted County, Minnesota