Recycling and Garbage

Fall Clean Up Day is Saturday, Sept. 21st from 7:30am - 2:00pm at the Public Works Garage.  More Info

Learn More About Recycling in New Brighton

New Brighton has a three year contract with Allied Waste to provide single-sort recycling for residents.  Single-sort recycling allows residents to place all recycling material into one cart, the blue cart with a grey lid, and wheel the cart out for collection on the designated day.  Below are some common questions and answers residents may have about the single-sort recycling program.


Learn More About Garbage Collection in New Brighton

New Brighton residents are responsible for handling their own solid waste. However, residents may not store, burn, or bury trash or garbage waste on their property. Residents can either choose a hauler from the list below or haul it on their own to a transfer station like Veolia Environmental.


Buy a Compost Bin – Save $20.  The Recycling Association of Minnesota is selling compost bins for $64 + tax this year.  Ramsey County residents can get an additional $20 off! To receive the discounted price, order online at and enter promo code “Ramsey”.  Or call 651-641-4589 and mention that you are a Ramsey County resident. Find additional dates and locations at

What to learn more about recycling and how you can participate more at home and work?  This website has educational information and videos about recycling.  Lean More.