Refuse Service

Service Plans Available

Service Pickup Days

Refuse services are billed monthly on your city utility bill and includes weekly pickup of refuse and recyclables and environmental services.

Full Service - includes total cost of refuse, recycling and environmental services 

  • 90 Gallon Curbie - $36.20 
  • 60 Gallon Curbie - $32.47 
  • 30 Gallon Curbie - $28.75

(A 30 Gallon Curbie option will be available this fall - requests starting September 5, 2023 with availability November or December)

Volume Based - (no longer available to new customers - includes cost of refuse, recycling and environmental services)
   No Curbie - $22.66 plus the cost of bags   (no longer available to new customers)
  15 Gallon Bags (Qty 10)  - $10.89 (includes sales tax)
  30 Gallon Bags (Qty 10)  - $16.46 (includes sales tax)

Bags should also be purchased for additional garbage that doesn't fit in your curbie and then set beside your curbie on your regular pickup day.

Cost of bags:
15 Gallon Bags (Qty 10)  - $10.89 (includes sales tax)
30 Gallon Bags (Qty 10)  - $16.46 (includes sales tax)

Bags are available at City Hall in the Finance Department and at St. Peter Arrow Hardware & Paint. Refuse bags are packaged and sold in 10s. At the City Hall Finance Department you may purchase individual bags.  


Recycling Info and Calendar
Service includes curbside recycling. Recyclables include:

  • Aluminum and tin cans - rinse
  • Glass bottles and jars - rinse and remove lids
  • Junk mail
  • Magazines
  • Metal beverage and food cans
  • Non-coated food paper boxes
  • Paper from newspaper
  • Plastics numbers 1, 2 and 5
  • Small flat pieces of corrugated cardboard

There is a $5 charge to change your refuse service.

Contact Us

To sign up for service or to change your service plan, please contact the City of Saint Peter Finance Department at 507-934-0664.

For billing questions and refuse pickup problems call the City Finance Department at 507-934-0664.