Drop Off Site

Brush & Yard Waste Drop-Off Site

3100 Hopkins Crossroads
Hopkins, MN 55343

The brush and yard waste drop-off site will open for the season on Saturday, April 4, 2020, weather permitting.

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

Animated Map of Drop Off Site

From April 4 Through October 12

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

From October 12 Through November 21

  • 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.

Sign for Yard Waste Drop-Off Site

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