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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

 

MAY

Boat Wrap Recycling - Special Collection

Items Accepted April 1st through May 31st

PDSWM Recycling Center

Learn More about this new recycling program!

Recycling Instructions

 

Agricultural Plastics Recycling - Special Collection

Items Accepted April 1st through November 1st

PDSWM Recycling Center

Learn More about this new recycling program!

Recycling Instructions

 

Bulb Drop Off Day for Large Quantity Bulb Generators

May 24th 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

 

Kid's Water Festival

May 4th - all day

RCC (Runestone Community Center) - Alexandria

Annual event that provides hands-on and engaging activities

to stimulate the minds of area 4th graders.

Pope/Douglas is a sponsor of this community event.

 

Mobile Household Hazardous Waste Collection - Brandon

May 11th - HHW Drop-Off Available from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

203 2nd Street East - Brandon (Douglas County Maintenance Facility)

City of Brandon Community Cleanup Day

Event Information Sheet and Poster and Radio Advertisement

Newspaper Ad One and Two

For more information contact the City of Brandon

Pope/Douglas is a sponsor of this community event.

 

Mobile Household Hazardous Waste Collection - Osakis

May 14th - HHW Drop-Off Available from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

803 Nokomis Street East - Osakis (Municipal Liquor Parking Lot)

City of Osakis Community Cleanup Day (Radio Advertisement)

Newspaper Ad One and Two

For more information contact the City of Osakis

Pope/Douglas is a sponsor of this community event.

 

Mobile Household Hazardous Waste Collection - Glenwood

May 21st - HHW Drop-Off Available from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

TKI/Tom Kramer Landfill - Glenwood - TKI Landfill

City of Glenwood Area Community Cleanup Day (Radio Advertisement)

Newspaper Ad One and Two

For more information contact the City of Glenwood or TKI Landfill

Pope/Douglas is a sponsor of this community event.

 

Memorial Day Holiday Hours:

Household Hazardous Waste: CLOSED - May 30th

Administrative Office: CLOSED - May 30th

Recycling Center: OPEN - May 30th

 

JUNE

Agricultural Plastics Recycling - Special Collection

Items Accepted April 1st through November 1st

PDSWM Recycling Center

Learn More about this new recycling program!

Recycling Instructions

 

JULY

Agricultural Plastics Recycling - Special Collection

Items Accepted April 1st through November 1st

PDSWM Recycling Center

Learn More about this new recycling program!

Recycling Instructions

 

Independence Day Holiday Hours:

Household Hazardous Waste: CLOSED - July 4th

Administrative Office: CLOSED - July 4th

Recycling Center: CLOSED - July 4th

 

Bulb Drop Off Day for Large Quantity Bulb Generators

July 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

 

Pope County Fair

July 20th - July 23rd

Pope/Douglas has an educational booth at this community event.

 

Empty Pesticide Container Recycling Days

Special Round-up for Large Quantity Generators

July 25 - July 29 (8am-5pm) and July 30 (9am-2pm)

PDSWM Recycling Center

Newspaper Advertisement: Leave a Greater Legacy

Recycling Instructions

 

AUGUST

Agricultural Plastics Recycling - Special Collection

Items Accepted April 1st through November 1st

PDSWM Recycling Center

Learn More about this new recycling program!

Recycling Instructions

 

Douglas County Fair

August 18th - August 21st

Pope/Douglas has an educational booth at this community event.

 

SEPTEMBER

Agricultural Plastics Recycling - Special Collection

Items Accepted April 1st through November 1st

PDSWM Recycling Center

Learn More about this new recycling program!

Recycling Instructions

 

Labor Day Holiday Hours:

Household Hazardous Waste: CLOSED - September 5th

Administrative Office: CLOSED - September 5th

Recycling Center: OPEN - September 5th

 

Empty Pesticide Container Recycling Days

Special Round-up for Large Quantity Generators

Sept 12 - Sept 16 (8am-5pm) and Sept 17 (9am-2pm)

PDSWM Recycling Center

Newspaper Advertisement: Leave a Greater Legacy

Recycling Instructions

 

Bulb Drop Off Day for Large Quantity Bulb Generators

September 20th 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

Agricultural Plastics Recycling - Special Collection

Items Accepted April 1st through November 1st

PDSWM Recycling Center

Learn More about this new recycling program!

Recycling Instructions

 

NOVEMBER

Veteran's Day Holiday Hours:

Household Hazardous Waste: CLOSED - November 11th

Administrative Office: CLOSED - November 11th

Recycling Center: CLOSED - November 11th

 

Bulb Drop Off Day for Large Quantity Bulb Generators

November 22nd 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

 

Thanksgiving Day Holiday Hours:

Household Hazardous Waste: CLOSED - November 24th

Administrative Office: CLOSED - November 24th

Recycling Center: CLOSED - November 24th

 

Day After Thanksgiving Day Holiday Hours:

Household Hazardous Waste: CLOSED - November 25th

Administrative Office: CLOSED - November 25th

Recycling Center: OPEN - November 25th

 

DECEMBER

Christmas Day Holiday Hours:

Household Hazardous Waste: CLOSED - December 26th

Administrative Office: CLOSED - December 26th

Recycling Center: CLOSED - December 26th

 


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.