Garbage & Recycling
Garbage & Recycling Collection Service
The City of North St. Paul has City-wide residential Garbage and Recycling Collection Service that was established in 2001. Republic Services proudly serves North St. Paul residents. Garbage is picked up weekly and recycling is picked up bi-weekly. If you are a new resident and have not signed up for service, please call the Utilities Department at 651-747-2413.
§ 55.03 Collection: City-Contracted Service
Containers shall be placed properly at the curb for pick-up not earlier than 6:00 p.m. the day before scheduled collection, and removed from the curb not later than 6:00 a.m. the day after scheduled collection.
Recycling at Events
Go green at your next event! Visit the Recycling at Events page to learn more about the opportunities in place for you.
The 2017 Ramsey County Going Green Guide (PDF) shares information about recycling, Household Hazardous Waste, yard waste, and more.
Household Hazardous Waste
Household hazardous waste is defined as paint, chemicals, oil and other products marked, "Caution" or "Danger". Ramsey County now offers year-round collection in Saint Paul at Bay West, Inc., 5 Empire Drive, between Jackson Street and Rice Street, just north of Pennsylvania Avenue. Temporary collection sites are located throughout the county during the summer months. For more information, please call 651-633-EASY (3279) answered 24/7 or visit RamseyRecycles.com.
Organics Recycling Drop-Off Program
Ramsey County now offers an Organics Recycling Drop-Off Program. For more information, please call 651-633-EASY (3279) answered 24/7 or visit the RamseyRecycles.com.
Ramsey County Guide for Recycling & Disposal Yard Waste
For information and hours of operation of Ramsey County Yard Waste Sites, call 651-633-EASY (3279) or visit the RamseyRecycles.com. It also contains information on backyard composting. Or you may go to U of M Extension Service.
Ramsey County Fix-It Clinic
Get household items fixed for free and learn valuable repair skills at an upcoming Fix-It Clinics.