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 plus two free appliances 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 
Batteries   No

Items Accepted for a Fee

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

Small Appliances $5
Scanner / Fax $10 Mattress / Boxspring $15 Large Appliances
(2 free, additional $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