City Cleanup Days

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2018 Spring Cleanup Day

Saturday, June 9, 2018
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Municipal Service Center
7305 Oxford St., St. Louis Park

Cash or checks only. For your safety, please do not walk or bike in with your materials for drop-off.

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. No business waste accepted.

Items collected, charged per item (updated pricing available May 2018)

  • Box/tube TVs* and CRT monitors*
  • TV/monitor prices subject to change (Note: Hennepin County drop-off facilities charge $10 per TV/monitor; limit five per year.)
  • Flat panel monitors*, flat screen TVs*, printers, VCR/DVD players, stereos 
  • Tires*
  • Mattresses and box springs (any size)
  • Appliances* and microwaves
  • Stuffed chairs, sofas, sectionals 

Items collected, charged by volume (updated pricing available May 2018)

  • Large trash items — Broken/unusable items including chairs, tables, lawn/patio 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
  • Holiday lights and extension cords
  • Desktop computer towers,* laptops,* notebooks and keyboards
  • Mobile devices — Cell phones, tablets,* MP3 players, cords and chargers
  • 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 circular fluorescent tubes, bug zappers, black lights, germicidal bulbs, high output bulbs and cold-cathode fluorescent bulbs). Must be intact/unbroken for proper disposal.
  • Batteries — Household only, NO vehicle batteries. Please place clear tape on both (+) and (-) terminals of batteries or individually seal in a clear plastic bag.
  • Textiles — Clean and dry items only. All clothing (usable, torn, stained) including coats, shoes, linens, towels, fabric scraps.
  • Household goods for reuse — Dishes, cookware, small countertop appliances, collectables, toys and small furniture (end tables, coffee tables, shelves, pictures, lamps). All items must be in good working condition.

*It's illegal to throw these items in the garbage. For proper disposal of these items, and to view items not accepted at this event, check out Hennepin County's Green Disposal Guide or call 612.348.3777.

Not accepted

Do not bring business waste, tree debris, yard waste, garbage, recyclables, vehicle batteries (including boat batteries), paint, hazardous waste or concrete.

Household hazardous waste should be brought to Hennepin County’s Drop-off Facilities. Call 612.348.3777 for more information.

Can't make the event?

Many items accepted at the city's cleanup events are accepted year-round at other locations in the metro area. Visit the Hennepin County Green Disposal Guide for information.


  • 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 cleanup.
  • 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.
  • Other city cleanup events: The city holds two cleanup day events each year in June and September.