Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

309 2nd Ave S., Room 210
Minneapolis, MN 55401-2281

Contact Information

Organics recycling roll out map


If your block is Active, you are in Phase 1 of the roll-out and will receive your cart within two to three weeks after you sign up.  If your block is not Active, you are in Phase 2.  Phase 2 customers that signed up for the organics recycling program before February 1, 2016, will receive a cart during the week identified on the map and legend.  Phase 2 customers that signed up after February 1, 2016 will receive a cart by the end of July 2016. 

Customers that sign up will receive a welcome kit in the mail the week before a cart is delivered.  The welcome kit includes:

·         Welcome and thank you for signing up letter

·         Home Setup Tips brochure

·         Quick reference magnet

·         Coupons for compostable bags, kitchen collection pails and other compostable products

·         Starter kit of 10 mini-kitchen pail sized compostable bags


Solid Waste & Recycling customers may sign up to participate in the organics recycling program at any time.  To sign up, fil out our online form, call our office Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at 612-673-2917 or send and email, including your address, to

Last updated Apr 5, 2016