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Fall Clean-Up Day

St. Louis Park Fall Clean-Up
Saturday, September 24, 2016
8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Municipal Service Center
7305 Oxford St., St. Louis Park

Cash or checks only. See pricing information below or view the detailed price list.

  • Fee questions: call Waste Management at 763.783.5423
  • General event questions: call Public Works at 952.924.2562
  • This annual event is for St. Louis Park residents only, personal identification will be required.

Items collected for a charge:
Charged by item

  • Box/Tube TV's* and CRT Monitors* ≤25 inches $40, ≥26 inches $60 (Note: Hennepin County drop-off facilities charge $10 per TV/Monitor; limit five per year).
  • Tires* $2 (on rim $3)
  • Mattresses and box springs (any size) $20
  • Appliances* and microwaves $15
  • Stuffed chairs, sofas, sectionals $15 - $40

Items without individual fees are charged by volume ($12-$34)

  • Large trash items - Broken/unusable items including: chairs, tables, lawn/atio furniture, toys, storage containers. Smaller trash items should be placed in your curbside garbage cart.
  • Remodeling debris, scrap wood

Items collected for free:

  • Bicycles in any condition.
  • Desktop towers,* laptops,* notebooks,* flat panel monitors,* printers, keyboards.
  • Flatscreen TVs,* VCR/DVD players, stereos.
  • Mobile devices - Cell phones, tablets,* MP3 players, cords and chargers.
  • Textiles – Clean and dry items only. Torn and worn clothes, shoes (pairs only), linens, towels, fabric scraps.
  • Scrap metal – Grills, steel shelving, bed frames, gutters, etc. Lawn mowers and snow blowers must be drained of all fluids.
  • Paper for shredding – Limit five grocery-sized bags per vehicle. Shredded paper will be recycled.
  • Fluorescent bulbs* – Limit 10 bulbs per vehicle (including compact fluorescent lights, U-tube and circline fluorescent tubes, bug zappers, black lights, germicidal bulbs, high output bulbs and cold-cathode fluorescent bulbs). Must be intact/unbroken for proper disposal.
  • Household goods for reuse - Dishes, cookware, small countertop appliances and collectables in good condition. Furniture WILL NOT be accepted for reuse at this event (see "Items collected for a charge").

*These items are illegal to throw in the garbage. For proper disposal of these items, as well as items not accepted at this event (see below), visit hennepin.us/greendisposalguide or call 612.348.3777.

Not Accepted:
DO NOT bring tree debris, yard waste, garbage, recyclables, batteries, paint, hazardous waste or concrete.

Can't make the event? Many items accepted at the Clean-Up events are accepted year-round at other locations in the metro area. Visit the Hennepin County Green Disposal Guide for information.

Tips:

  • Wait times - Reduce your wait time and vehicle load fees by coordinating with your neighbors or friends to load up one vehicle to deliver items to the Fall Clean-Up.
  • Safety - For your safety, we ask that you do not walk or bike in with your materials for drop-off.
  • Donations and reuse - More donation opportunities are outlined in this helpful Donation Opportunities brochure.

The Clean-Up Day is sponsored by Waste Management and the City of St. Louis Park. The city holds two Clean-Up Day events each year in June and September.



Fix-it Clinic

updated: Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Sewing machine won’t sew? Toaster won’t toast? Toy helicopter won’t fly? Don’t throw it out! Bring your broken household goods and clothing in need of repair to a Hennepin County Fix-It Clinic to get free guided assistance from volunteers to help you disassemble, troubleshoot and possibly repair your...


Fare For All

updated: Thursday, September 22, 2016

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 8115 State Hwy 7, St. Louis Park. NEW LOCATION!
All ages
Fare For All is a cooperative food purchasing program that sells groceries at discounted prices and is open to anyone and everyone. There is no pre-registration and many forms of payment are accepted.
Wednesdays, Oct. 19, Nov. 16, Dec. 14
4 – 6 p.m.
For more information on food packs and prices, visit www.fareforall.org.



Goblins on Ice

updated: Monday, August 08, 2016

All ages
The Rec Center, 3700 Monterey Drive
Come to The Rec Center for free indoor ice skating during our annual Halloween skating event – one of our favorite holidays! Free rental skates are available and costumes are welcome.
Friday, Oct. 28, noon – 1:30 p.m. and/or 7:30 – 9 p.m.
Free; no registration required.



Pitch-a-Pumpkin

updated: Monday, August 08, 2016

Wolfe Park, 3700 Monterey Drive (next to The Rec Center)
Halloween is over and your pumpkins are ready to be pitched! Give your pumpkins another life as compost. Free pumpkin recycling is being offered to residents of St. Louis Park. All the pumpkins will be taken to a local compost facility. Please remove all candles, wax and decorations. Painted pumpkins cannot be accepted.
Nov. 1 – 3, 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily



Turkeys on Ice

updated: Monday, August 08, 2016

All ages
The Rec Center, 3700 Monterey Drive
Enjoy free indoor holiday skating just before the turkey and stuffing. Free rental skates available.
Wednesday, Nov. 23, noon – 1:30 p.m.
Free; no registration required.



More Links

St. Louis Park City Hall
5005 Minnetonka Blvd.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Phone: 952.924.2500 Email: info@stlouispark.org