You'll see the same carts throughout our parks that Minneapolis residents use at home, provided by the City of Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling.
Dark gray plastic carts
View a list of one-sort recyclables.
We may place more carts near heavily used areas such as playgrounds, basketball courts, and wading pools.
We will move neighborhood park waste and recycling carts to the curb on specified pick-up days.
In our larger parks you may see one of our single-operator refuse vehicles that can navigate tight spaces along trails and in parks. They also help increase efficiency and improve safety by eliminating manual lifting.