Refuse and Recycling

The Scandia Valley Refuse and Recycling Collection Center is located just north of County Road 203, on West Shamineau Drive, west of Crookneck Lake's Public Access.

Address:
33413 West Shamineau Drive
Motley, MN 56466
To contact the Scandia Valley Refuse and Recycling Center, please call 218-575-2438

Collection Hours

Summer Hours
Wednesdays and Sundays
(see calendar for dates)
12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Winter Hours
Sundays
(see calendar for dates)
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Click here to download the 2020 Refuse & Recycling Calendar

Recycling Drop-Off
FREE
FREE
Refuse Charges per 25 gallon bag
$2.73
$2.73
MN Solid Waste Tax (9.75%)
$0.27
$0.27
Recycling Surcharge
$2.00
$2.00
TOTAL COST PER BAG
$5.00
$5.00

Questions regarding this program, contact your township official:
Motley: Andrea Decker 701-547-3793
Scandia Valley: Kathie Headley 218-575-2847
Morrison County Solid Waste Office 320-631-2862

Scandia Valley Refuse and Recycling Acceptable / Not Acceptable Items List

STEEL, ALUMINUM, TIN

ACCEPTABLE STEEL, ALUMINUM, TIN

  • steel/tin cans (rinsed and labels removed)
  • cut out top/bottom & flatten
  • aluminum cans (emptied)

NOT ACCEPTABLE STEEL, ALUMINUM, TIN

  • cardboard cans
  • metalized-look plastics
  • aerosol cans, wire strapping

GLASS

ACCEPTABLE GLASS

  • clear, brown, green, and blue glass bottles (empty and sorted) Example: bottles – soda, juice, beer
  • labels need not be removed
  • clear and brown glass food containers (rinsed clean and sorted)

NOT ACCEPTABLE GLASS

  • ceramic dishes / clay pots
  • lightbulbs
  • window panes, mirrors
  • drinking glasses, crystal

PLASTIC

ACCEPTABLE NEWSPAPER & CARDBOARD

  • newspaper and inserts
  • corrugated cardboard

NOT ACCEPTABLE NEWSPAPER & CARDBOARD

  • office paper
  • phone books, magazines

NEWSPAPER & CARDBOARD

ACCEPTABLE PLASTIC

  • soft drink bottles
  • milk / water jugs
  • juice jugs
  • ketchup and syrup bottles
  • cooking oil bottles
  • peanut butter jars
  • yogurt cups
  • ice cream pails (handles removed)
  • microwave containers
  • food storage tubs
  • shampoo bottles
  • conditioner bottles
  • cosmetic bottles
  • pill bottles
  • liquid detergent bottles
  • spray bottles (pumps removed)
  • flower pots
  • containers larger than 5 gallons
  • large jugs
  • motor oil bottles (DO NOT rinse, drain thoroughly at least 24 hours)
  • windshield washer fluid bottles
  • antifreeze bottles
  • car wax and polish bottles

NOT ACCEPTABLE PLASTIC

  • sandwich bags
  • bread bags
  • grocery bags
  • foam cups
  • foam fast food containers
  • paint, solvent and adhesive bottles
  • stretch wrap and flexible wrap
  • disposable diapers
  • toys
  • plastic pipe
  • silage bags
  • ANY ITEM THAT DOES NOT HAVE THE RECYCLING SYMBOL AND NUMBER 1 THROUGH 7