The City provides weekly automated garbage collection and bi-weekly recycling collection services to all single family, duplex, triplex, and fourplex residential housing in Hopkins. The City's mandatory recycling ordinance requires all residents and businesses to recycle.
Collection routes run on a four-day schedule, Monday through Thursday. For schedule changes due to holidays, see collection schedule.
Watch a short video about refuse and recycling pickup in Hopkins.
New Public Works Refuse Truck
A new era begins in the Public Works refuse division! The City has been working on changing its Public Works fleet colors to white and yellow for the past 5 years, and is excited to present the new refuse truck to residents. Watch for the new truck coming to your neighborhood Spring 2021.
Follow these guidelines to make sure that your refuse and recycling will get picked up.
Place your containers out by 6 a.m.
Maintain a four-foot clearance around carts
Make sure container lids are closed (do not overfill carts)