Curbside Residential Recycling Began in 1990
Multi-Family Recycling was added in 1995
Single Stream recycling began in 2003
City residents increased recycling tonnage by 63% in the last 10 years
Recycling Drop Sites:
Public Works Facility
How Recycling Works in Grand Forks
Residential curbside pick-up occurs every other week. Place items on the berm by 7 a.m. on your designated day. For additional information call 701-738-8740.
Simply mix all your recyclable materials together in your existing crates or any bin/crate of your choice!
What to Recycle:
Mixed Plastic Containers (#1-7)
Glass bottles & jars (any color)
Paperboard (cereal, soda boxes, etc.)
Shredded paper (in closed paper bags)
Pop & beer cartons
Juice and milk cartons
What NOT to Recycle:
Plastic grocery bags
If you need recycling containers, call:
Public Works Dept.: 701-738-8740
To contact the Sanitation Department:
724 N. 47th St.
Grand Forks, ND 58203
email the Sanitation department