Recycling & Clean Up Announcements

Holiday Lights and Extension Cord Recycling 

Maplewood will be collecting broken and unwanted holiday lights and extension cords for recycling this holiday season.   

  • Collection Location:  Maplewood City Hall (1830 County Road B East)
  • Collection Dates:  December 2, 2019 to January 31, 2020

The lights and extension cords are brought to a recycling center where the strings and bulbs are shred into small pieces. Those pieces are then separated into raw materials (plastic, glass, copper) and reused to make new products.

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Spring Clean Up

Maplewood holds an annual Clean Up Event in the spring of each year. Residents can dispose or recycling bulky items such as appliances, electronics, mattresses, tires, and carpet at the Clean Up Event. In 2020 the Clean Up Event is scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2020, from 8 am to 1 pm at Aldrich Arena (1850 White Bear Avenue). 

Fall Clean Up Campaign

Republic Services, Maplewood contracted residential trash hauler, offers year-round curbside collection of bulky items. The contracted price for the collection of these items ranges from $10 to $35, depending on the item. The City and Republic Services offer reduced price bulky item collection (20% reduction in price) yearly during the month of October. To schedule curbside bulky item collection contact Republic Services at 651-455-8634.