The City of Independence contracts with Randy's Sanitation for all recycling in the community.

Randy's will be offering one-sort recycling and free use of a rolling recycle bin starting in January. 

To report a missed collection, contact Randy's Sanitation, 763-972-3335. 

Hennepin County organizes collection events throughout the year to give residents more convenient local disposal options for their household hazardous wastes.

PLEASE NOTE: The county will NOT be accepting electronics at the collection events; household hazardous waste will be accepted only.

Phone: 612-348-3777

Locations and hours

Collection events are held Thursday - Saturday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. The following collection events are scheduled for 2016. 

May 12-15

City of Minnetonka

Public Works Department

11522 Minnetonka Blvd.

Minnetonka, MN 55305


June 2-4

City of Minneapolis

Public Works Garage

3607 44th St. E

Minneapolis, MN 55404


June 16-18

City of St. Louis Park

SLP Junior High School

2025 Texas Ave. S

St. Louis Park, MN 55426


July 7-9

City of Minneapolis

Jenny Lind School

5025 Bryant Ave. N

Minneapolis, MN 55430


August 18-20

City of Minneapolis

340 27th Ave.

Minneapolis, MN 55418


October 13-15

City of Shorewood

Public Works Site

24200 Smithtown Road

Shorewood, MN 55331