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Phone: 320-763-9340
Toll Free: 800-972-6318
Fax: 320-763-9342

2115 Jefferson Street,
Alexandria, MN 56308

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Hours

Office Hours
Monday-Friday 8-12 and 1-4:30
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Recycling Center Hours
Monday-Friday 8-5
Saturday 9-2
Closed Sundays

Hazardous Waste Hours
Monday-Friday 8-12 and 1-4
Closed Saturday and Sunday
No appointment necessary

 

 

 




Community Events

Pope/Douglas partners with Community Groups -

including the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce

 

MARCH

STEAM Expo - Open to the Community

(Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math and Sustainability)

 March 30th from 4:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Alexandria Area High School

MORE info HERE

Radio Advertisement: STEAM Expo

Open to all. Hands-on activities.  Fun and family friendly.

PDSWM is a sponsor of this event.

 

APRIL

Pope County Community Expo

April 8th from 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Minnewaska Area High School

PDSWM will have a booth showcasing programs.

 

'Let's Get Growing' Douglas County Master Gardener Workshops

April 8th (Program Registration and Information)

Alexandria Technical and Communty College

PDSWM will have a booth showcasing programs.

Earth Day!  April 22nd.

 

MAY

Mobile Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Wednesday, May 10th from 9 am - 11 am

City of Brandon Community Cleanup Day

203 2nd Street East, Brandon (Douglas Co. Shop)

 

Mobile Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Saturday, May 13th from 9 am - 11 am

City of Osakis Community Cleanup Day

803 Nokomis Street, Osakis (Municipal Liquor Parking Lot)

 

Mobile Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Saturday, May 21st from 8 am - 12 pm

City of Glenwood Community Cleanup Day

Tom Kraemer, Inc Landfill/Drop-Off Facility

19776 200th Street, Glenwood - 320/634-5668

 

Bulb Drop Off Day for Large Quantity Bulb Generators

May 23rd from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

(Greenlights Recycling arranges to pick up at Pope/Douglas every 2 months).

Those with large quantities of bulbs are required to pre-register and drop their

boxed up bulbs on the day of the Bulb Recycling Vendor Pickup Day.

This is due to space constraints at the HHW Facility.  Learn More

 

Holiday Closures Notice: Memorial Day

Administrative Office: CLOSED May 29th

Household Hazardous Waste: CLOSED May 29th

Recycling Center: OPEN May 29th

 

JUNE

 

JULY

Bulb Drop Off Day for Large Quantity Bulb Generators

July 18th from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

(Greenlights Recycling arranges to pick up at Pope/Douglas every 2 months).

Those with large quantities of bulbs are required to pre-register and drop their

boxed up bulbs on the day of the Bulb Recycling Vendor Pickup Day.

This is due to space constraints at the HHW Facility.  Learn More

Empty Pesticide Container Recycling Roundup

July 24th - July 29th at Pope/Douglas Recycling Center

Learn More

AUGUST

 

SEPTEMBER

Empty Pesticide Container Recycling Roundup

September 11th - September 16th at Pope/Douglas Recycling Center

Learn More

Bulb Drop Off Day for Large Quantity Bulb Generators

September 19th from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

(Greenlights Recycling arranges to pick up at Pope/Douglas every 2 months).

Those with large quantities of bulbs are required to pre-register and drop their

boxed up bulbs on the day of the Bulb Recycling Vendor Pickup Day.

This is due to space constraints at the HHW Facility.  Learn More

OCTOBER

 

NOVEMBER

Bulb Drop Off Day for Large Quantity Bulb Generators

November 21st from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

(Greenlights Recycling arranges to pick up at Pope/Douglas every 2 months).

Those with large quantities of bulbs are required to pre-register and drop their

boxed up bulbs on the day of the Bulb Recycling Vendor Pickup Day.

This is due to space constraints at the HHW Facility.  Learn More

DECEMBER


CIVIC/COMMUNITY GROUP FUNDRAISING

Community Cleanups/Recycling Events

Pope/Douglas encourages recycling and proper management of problem materials.  Civic/Community Group or Organizations are able to set up community recycling & cleanup events.

Learn More in the PDSWM Community Cleanup Guidebook

Keeping Our Communities Clean and Green.