Single Sort Recycling

WEEK OF JANUARY 1:  BLUE WEEK

WEEK OF JANUARY 8: RED WEEK

WEEK OF JANUARY 15: BLUE WEEK

WEEK OF JANUARY 22: RED WEEK

WEEK OF JANUARY 29: BLUE WEEK

 

  • The City of Fergus Falls strongly encourages our residents to recycle to reduce the amount of material going into our landfill and to reduce our refuse rates
  • Due to a grant opportunity, the City of Fergus Falls obtained 95 gallon recycling cart which were delivered to each residential household in Fergus Falls
  • These containers will be picked up every other week on the same day as your refuse collection
  • The City has divided the routes into RED and BLUE routes            
  • Fergus Falls residents are currently being charged $6.00 per month for recycling services.  There are no additional fees for the delivery or use of these carts

 

LOOSE Materials ONLY—NO BAGS

Empty, rinse and toss your recyclables in the cart

 

Accepted Items

Metal cans with lids                       Aluminum cans                         Glass jars   
Paperboard                                  Coffee containers                      Plastic containers #1-#7
Paper bags                                   Books                                      Clean pizza boxes
Office paper                                 Paper towel holders                  Toilet paper holders
Magazines                                    Clean aluminum foil                  Clean pie plates
Newspaper                                   Catalogs                                  Newspaper inserts
Phone books                                 Junk mail                                 Envelopes
Corrugated cardboard *
*Cardboard must be cut down into smaller pieces and not stuffed into the containers.

 

 If you want additional clarification, please call 332-5435.