Recycling Drop-off Days

Six Events in 2018! New Location!
Fridley residents will have six opportunities for free and reduced recycling of bulky items--electronics, appliances, mattresses and more-- in 2018. Free paper shredding at every event. Residents can receive $15 off at each event with proof of residency to recycle more stuff for free! Drop-off days in 2018 are:

January 13, 9am-12pm
March 10, 9am-12pm
May 12, 9am-12pm
July 14, 9am-12pm
September 8, 9am-12pm
November 10, 9am-12pm

Green Lights map

New Drop-off Location in 2018!
Green Lights Recycling, 1525 99th Lane NE, in Blaine.

Directions:  Take Highway 65 north to 99th Lane and turn right. Enter site on left, after the curve.

Items Accepted for Free

Item Limit per Event? 
Handheld-held Electronics (cell phones, tablets, cables, servers, keyboards, mice) No 
Secure Paper Shredding Yes, 4 boxes 
Fluorescent Lights Yes, 10
Small Engines / Scrap Metal (lawn mower, generator, metal fencing, BBQ grills, posts, gutters) No 
Bicycles (reused or recycled by Mr. Michael Recycles Bicycles) No 
Sealed Lead Acid Batteries (includes car batteries and most rechargeable batteries from household tools or appliances) No

Items Accepted for a Fee

Electronics  Fee Other  Fee Appliances Fee
Small Electronics (DVD/VCR players, consoles, computer
towers etc)
$5 Batteries

Small Appliances $5
Scanner / Fax $10 Mattress / Boxspring $15 Large Appliances $7
TV/ Monitor
Up to 17"
18" to 31"
32" and greater
Console TV
Rear Projection
+Broken Screen


Vacuum Cleaners $7
Commercial Copier $95 Carpet and Pad $5/roll Water Heaters / Softeners $12
Ink Jet
Laser Jet

Exercise Equipment

A.C. Units