Recycling & Solid Waste


In Nicollet County, the goal of our Recycling and Solid Waste programs is to protect human health and the environment by ensuring responsible management of hazardous and nonhazardous waste.

To achieve this goal, Nicollet County seeks to:

  • Educate residents and community groups to raise awareness of our programs and actions that protect the environment
  • Implement programs that encourage residents to reduce the amount of waste generated
  • Prevent future waste disposal problems by enforcing regulations

Solid Waste

Solid waste regulations in Nicollet County are:

Waste & Recycling Programs


Mobile Collections

Safe Disposal of Medication

  • Take it to the Box (PDF)
    Temporary location on the 1st floor of the Government Center in front of the Emergency Management office, and will be accessible weekdays from 8am to 4:30pm.