Recycling Drop Off Sites


The Tri-County Solid Waste office has provided these sites for residents to drop off recycling:

  • City of Saint Peter’s yard waste drop off site located at the southwest corner of the North Swift Street/West St. Julien Street intersection
  • Parking lot of the Nicollet County Public Works building at:
    1700 Sunrise Drive
    Saint Peter, MN 56082

Accepted Items

The following items will be accepted at both sites:

  • Cans - aluminum or tin, aluminum pie tins also accepted
  • Corrugated Cardboard - boxes should be broken down
  • Glass - bottles and jars only; clear, brown and green
  • Newspaper - daily, Sunday papers, Shoppers and magazines
  • Plastic - look for the 1s and 2s only, must have neck or handle

Residents are asked to ensure that the following items are not placed in the recycling containers:

Items Not Accepted

  • 5 gallon plastic pails, Plastic bag, and Plastic toys
  • Aerosol cans
  • Demolition/construction materials
  • Garbage
  • Hazardous waste
  • Pizza boxes
  • Window glass and Ceramics

Contact Tri-County Solid Waste

For questions about these recycling services, please contact Tri-County Solid Waste at 507-381-9196.

Nicollet County  Bulk Recycling Container