Garbage and Recycling

  1. Garbage
  2. Recycling
  3. Organics Recycling
  4. Yard Waste Disposal

Elk River Municipal Utilities manages the city's collection services for curbside garbage. These services are provided by Republic Services. 

Visit our Garbage webpage to learn more about:

  • Search for Your Schedule
  • Extra Bag Pickup
  • Cart Placement
  • Unaccepted Items
  • Medication Disposal
  • And more

Clean Up Events

Sherburne County hosts numerous hazardous waste events for disposing items such as household chemicals, paints, cleaners, batteries, etc. in a safe manner.

Click here to learn more about hazardous waste events.

The City of Elk River hosts an annual Spring Clean Up Day where residents can drop off numerous items at the Public Works Facility for a small fee. Check back for more details about the 2024 Spring Clean Up Day.

Service Forms

Door Side Service Form - a great option for elderly and disabled residents.

Temporary Stop in Service Form - for a temporary change in service when you will be away from home for an extended period of time.