News By Category: Waste & Recycling
Golden Valley City Hall no longer has a recycling box for printer inkjet and toner cartridges–it has been removed by the vendor. However, Tech Dump (825 Boone Ave N, #100, Golden Valley) offers free disposal.
The Nov 9 issue of the New Hope/Golden Valley SunPost incorrectly lists Friday, Nov 10 as Leaf Drop-Off day at Brookview Park. The only Leaf Drop-Off day will be Saturday, Nov 11, 7 am-1 pm.
This year’s Fall Leaf Drop Off recycling program will be held on Oct 28, Nov 3, Nov 4, and Nov 11. The annual event provides residents a monitored site to dispose of their leaves at no charge.
Hennepin County is holding its Household Hazardous Waste collection event June 9 and 10 at St Louis Park Junior High School, 2025 Texas Ave S, St Louis Park, from 9 am to 4 pm. The county offers multiple collection events for household hazardous materials throughout the area, with this one targeting Golden Valley and St Louis Park residents.
Spring is a great time to remove garlic mustard. The plant is a fast-growing herb that forces out native wildflowers, tree seedlings, and other woodland plants. It grows so aggressively it can completely overtake a woodland within five to seven years. But it’s not all bad. Garlic mustard can be used to make a variety of tasty dishes.
Golden Valley’s annual residential Spring Brush Pick-Up, running from April 24 to May 8, gives residents the opportunity to place tree limbs and brush at their curb for collection and disposal.
Curbside mattress and box spring pickup service is available to Golden Valley residents through Second Chance Recycling in conjunction with Hennepin County. To schedule a pickup, go here or call 612-332-0664.
Golden Valley’s annual fall leaf drop-off provides residents a monitored site to dispose of their leaves at no charge. Remaining dates for this year’s drop-off are: Fri, Nov 4, 8 am – 3 pm, Sat, Nov 5, 8 am – 1 pm, and Sat, Nov 12, 7 am – 1 pm.