Environmental Resources


Address: 2122 Campus Drive SE Suite 200, Rochester, MN 55904
Phone: 507 328-7070     Fax: 507 328-7090
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Email: pwservice@co.olmsted.mn.us

(Information Updated 09/08/2020)

Detour To Solid Waste Facilities

Detour beginning August 31

Detour to Campus Facilities

Recycling Center Plus - Open Tuesday - Saturday, from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM for modified disposal and recycling services

  • Facility will only accept cash or check as payment for items with a fee

  • Staff will not be able to provide change or process credit cards

  • Receipts are not given

Hazardous Waste Facility - Open Tuesday - Saturday, from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM (see webpage for modified operations)

Hazardous Waste Reuse Room - Open at a new location in the Quonset hut south of the Compost Site. Follow the entrance to the Compost Site. Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Compost Site - Open seven days a week during daylight hours

Kalmar Landfill - Open Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Department Office - Closed to the public - we are able to continue providing many services via phone and online

Our Mission

To sustainably manage resources to protect our air, soil, and water for future generations.

Department Overview

The Environmental Resources Department provides for the integrated management of solid waste and supports the Environmental Commission & Environmental Management Team.

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