New food scraps (organics recycling) sites open in Maplewood, New Brighton, Roseville, Vadnais Heights
Maplewood, Vadnais Heights, Roseville and New Brighton residents have new opportunities to drop off food scraps, with the opening of four new collection sites. The new sites are all open 24 hours a day, year-round at the following locations:
- Maplewood – in the Maplewood Community Center parking lot, 2100 White Bear Ave., Maplewood
- New Brighton – near the Public Works entrance, 700 5th St. NW, New Brighton
- Roseville – at the Roseville Leaf Recycling Center, 2580 Dale St., Roseville
- Vadnais Heights – next to the Vadnais Heights City Hall and Fire Station, 3595 Arcade St. N., Vadnais Heights,
With the new locations, the county has 13 food scraps collection (organics recycling) sites – including all seven Ramsey County yard waste sites. For more information on food scraps collection (organics recycling), including locations of other sites, visit RamseyRecycles.com/FoodScraps.
Ramsey County offers a free starter kit for residents who want to start recycling food scraps. The kit includes a small kitchen caddy, compostable bags and tips for success. It also includes a loyalty punch card to earn a free t-shirt.
Ramsey County offers food scraps collection (organic recycling) at the seven yard waste sites it operates and partners with cities to provide organic recycling at additional sites in Saint Paul, Saint Anthony, Vadnais Heights, Maplewood, New Brighton and Roseville.
Stay tuned to Ramsey County social media for updates.