Large Cardboard Recycling - Youth Live Green Recycling Team

Large cardboard recycling container at Family Fare parking lot

Cardboard only recycling

Cardboard can be recycled in these large Youth Live Green Recycling Team containers. This program is designed to involve youth groups to help increase the recycling of corrugated cardboard throughout the Northfield community to help reduce the amount sent to landfills.  Please put only unwanted cardboard in these containers, not other recycling or trash. Thank you!

Container Locations

Cub Foods parking lot, 2423 MN 3 S

Family Fare parking lot, 601 Division St.

Signing up to participate in fundraiser

Youth groups, organizations, and schools can apply quarterly to be a Youth Live Green Recycling Team.

Responsibilities

Organizations are responsible for:

  • Monitoring the containers
  • Keeping the area clean each quarter
  • Informing the public about this cardboard recycling program

Proceeds

As a reward for these efforts, each group is rebated a value amount per quarter, and a check is mailed.

Applying

Organizations can apply for more than one quarter, but a new application needs to be completed each time.
Complete the Application and send to:

City of Northfield - Engineering Dpt.                         Dick's Sanitation, Inc. (DSI)
801 Washington Street                                                P.O. Box 769
Northfield, MN 55057                                                  Lakeville, MN 55044
cindy.stock@ci.northfield.mn.us                                lbonsall@dickssanitation.com
507-645-3020                                                                952-469-2239