Recycling & Garbage Rates

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Utility Bills Have A New Look

The City of Hopkins has converted to a new utility billing software, resulting in a new look for your utility bill. Find out how to read your bill and more...

The following rates for garbage & recycling pick up service are reflected monthly on your utility bill.

Garbage Rates (Effective January 1, 2016)

Pick up fees for garbage are dependent upon the size of your container. This fee covers charges connected in the garbage collection process: container costs, vehicle costs, labor, insurance, and disposal of garbage at a designated facility, etc.


  • 35 gallon: $17.85
  • 65 gallon: $21.85
  • 95 gallon: $25.30

Callback & Extra Dump Fees

The callback fee for any size refuse cart is $15.
Extra dump fees are as follows, depending on the size of the cart:

  • 35 gallon: $3
  • 65 gallon: $6
  • 95 gallon: $9

Changing your refuse container size

Homeowners always have the option of changing the size of the refuse container they use. Find out how...

Recycling Rate

Residents pay a flat fee for recycling each month of $5 regardless of the size of their container. To change the size of your recycling container, call 952-939-1382.


  • Accounting Technician & Utility Billing