Drop Off Site

Brush & Yard Waste Drop-Off Site

3100 Hopkins Crossroads
Hopkins, MN 55343

Hopkins residents with City garbage service may drop-off their brush and yard waste at the free drop-off site.

The site will close for the year after 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 23. 

Animated Map of Drop Off Site

From April Through October 14

  • Mondays, 2 to 7 p.m.
  • Wednesdays, 2 to 7 p.m.
  • Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

From October 14 Through November 23

  • Mondays, 1 to 5 p.m.
  • Wednesdays, 1 to 5 p.m.
  • Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The site is closed Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day and Veterans Day.

Free for Hopkins residential garbage customers. You will need to show a valid driver's license, MN ID or current paid utility bill to prove eligibility.

Residents will need to unload their materials at the site, and take plastic bags home with them.

Accepted Items

  • Grass clippings
  • Leaves with twig stems not longer than 4 inches
  • Similar garden waste
  • Soft, pliable vines (yard waste)
  • Tree limbs
  • Twigs, branches and woody vines up to 6 inches in diameter and 15 feet long

Not Accepted Items

  • Plastic bags
  • Animal feces
  • Dirt
  • Garden products
  • Logs or lumber
  • Material from contractors or commercial firms
  • Sod waste
  • Stump grindings