Refuse

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

Refuse & Recycling Fee Schedule (per month):


  • 96 Gallon $22.78
  • 64 Gallon $19.36
  • 32 Gallon $12.77
  • 2 - 96 Gallon $34.30
  • Senior $12.19

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 Clerk’s office (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


  • Saturday, September 16
  • 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 if needed
  • 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 and Preparation Guidelines


  • General non-hazardous household waste “junk”
  • Furniture items (couches/chairs/tables/mattresses/box springs/etc.)
  • Small amounts of re-modeling materials (siding/dried-out paint cans/drywall/carpet/etc.)
  • All items should be boxed, bagged or contained
  • No loads of loose shingles or tires will be accepted

We Cannot Accept


Asbestos, batteries, chemical products (herbicides/pesticides), fluorescent tubes & light bulbs, hazardous waste, industrial waste, infectious waste, liquid waste, paints, thinners, removers, oils, oil rags, radioactive materials, 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 the option to bring their materials to the Tri-County Household Hazardous Waste Facility in Mankato.  Visit the Blue Earth County website for more information.

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