Solid Waste

The City of Northfield contracts with DSI (Dick's Sanitation Inc) to provide residential curbside garbage and recycling collection. To request special services, contact DSI at 952-469-2239 or visit their website.

City Clean-Up Days

  • Saturday, May 4 and Saturday, May 11, 2019
  • 7 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Maintenance Facility - 1710 Riverview Drive

Clean-Up days are open only to Northfield residents (IDs and addresses are checked and verified). The city and Dick's Sanitation sponsor Annual Clean-Up Days two weekend days per year. City residents may unload debris from their households free of charge at the site. Disposal of electronic appliances are taken, but do require an additional disposal fee.

Garbage Utility Billing
Charges for garbage collection services appear on monthly utility bills. Contact the City of Northfield Finance Department with questions about charges, fee amounts, or changing service cart sizes.

 Rice County Recycling Center / Landfill
The Rice County Recycling Center/Landfill is located halfway between Northfield and Faribault, off of Highway 3 approximately one mile east on 145th Street East. For more information about what is accepted at the site, call 507-332-6833 or visit their website.

Youth Recycling Team (Green Team) Applications (PDF) available online.