The City provides weekly automated garbage collection, and bi-weekly recycling and organics recycling collection services to all single family, duplex, triplex, and fourplex residential housing in Hopkins. The City's mandatory recycling ordinance requires all residents and businesses to recycle.
Collection routes run on a four-day schedule, Monday through Thursday. For schedule changes due to holidays, see collection schedule.
Watch a short video about refuse and recycling pickup in Hopkins.
Follow these guidelines to make sure that your refuse and recycling will get picked up.
Place your containers out by 6 a.m.
Maintain a four-foot clearance around carts
Make sure container lids are closed (do not overfill carts)
Hopkins and Minnetonka operate a self-service recycling drop-off center open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Look for the cream-colored wood sign and enter using the driveway just west of the sign. The containers are on your right. The Drop Off Center accepts the same items as curbside recycling.