Refuse

Waste Management (WM) provides refuse and recycling services for the City.

Refuse & Recycling Fee Schedule (per month):


  • 96 Gallon $24.23
  • 64 Gallon $20.56
  • 32 Gallon $13.55
  • 2 - 96 Gallon $36.40
  • Senior $12.95

Special Offers


Waste Management offers valet service (door step collection of refuse and recycling) for those persons with physical limitations. These parties need to submit an application to the City Hall (staff will determine if hardships exist).

Seniors have the option of choosing a 35-gallon refuse cart at the base rate of $7.62/month (total monthly charge is $12.19 which includes a recycling charge and tax).  All persons within the household must be 65 years of age or older and need to submit an application to the City Clerk’s office (please be prepared to show government identification).


Recycling


On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, between the hours of 9:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 3:30pm, residents can bring their mercury vapor fluorescent lamps, spiral CFLs, and old electronic equipment to the Wastewater Facility located at 1500 north Commerce Street (Building A) and a staff person will direct you to the e-tracker boxes.  We cannot accept TV’s or computer monitors larger than 19 inches.  You will be asked to fill out a short form with your name, contact information and item(s) recycled.

Residential City Wide Clean-Up Day


  • Fall Clean-Up: Saturday, September 22nd
  • 7:00am to Noon
  • Le Sueur Community Center Parking Lot
  • 821 East Ferry St.

Who Can Bring Their Materials to the Site?


  • Residents who live in the City limits of Le Sueur
  • All residents should be prepared to show their driver's license or an alternate form of identification
  • No waste from non-residential customers, contractors, businesses or those residing outside of City limits will be accepted
  • Waste Management has the right to determine the final acceptability of waste items. Please call Waste Management with any questions at 800-422-5785
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Acceptable Items


  • Appliances*
  • Electronics*
  • General non-hazardous household waste (“junk”)
  • Furniture (couches/chairs/tables/mattresses/etc.)
  • Siding/dried-out paint cans/drywall/carpet/etc.

 Preparation Guidelines

 
  • All items should be boxed, bagged or contained and/or easily transferable into garbage receptacles
  • No loads of loose shingles or tires will be accepted

We Cannot Accept


Batteries, chemical products, fluorescent light bulbs, industrial waste, liquid waste, paints, thinners, removers, oils, oil rags, shingles, tires or yard waste (grass clippings/trees/shrubs).

Electronic & Appliance Rates

Electronics
VCR/DVD/DVR $10.00
Laptop/Computer $30.00
Desktop Copier/Fax/Printer $30.00
TV's (console or large screen) $30.00
Stereos (console or hi-fi) $30.00
Electronic Typewriter $30.00
Keyboard/Mouse/Handheld Devices FREE
Appliances
Washer/Dryer $25.00
Microwave $25.00
Dehumidifier $25.00
Water Heater/Softener $25.00
Stove/Oven/Dishwasher $25.00
Furnace (small) $30.00
Window Air Conditioner $30.00
Refrigerator/Freezer $30.00

Household Hazardous Waste


Residents who wish to dispose of hazardous waste have two options:
  • Tri-County Household Hazardous Waste Facility (651 Summit Ave., Mankato) Blue Earth County
  • Household Hazardous Waste Facility (588 Country Trail E, Jordan) Scott County
There are also Tri-County Household Hazardous Waste and Tire, Appliance, and Electronics Collections dates for the residents of Le Sueur, Nicollet and Sibley Counties.  Click here for more information.

Need to dispose of paint?  Visit the PaintCare website and enter your zip code to find locations near Le Sueur.

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