Compost & Garbage

Compost Options

Otsego residents may dispose of yard waste free of charge at the Wright County Recycling Center located at:

505 County Road 37
Buffalo MN 55313

Please check with Wright County regarding days and hours of operation via their website under Planning and Zoning or calling 763-682-7338.

Private garbage haulers within the City will also provide a separate container for yard waste for an additional charge.

Otsego residents may dispose of yard waste at the Albertville compost site located off of Maciver Avenue approximately 1/2 mile north of CSAH 137/60th Street (between 63rd and 65th Street) Please note: a compost permit is no longer required.

View Compost Details and Map (PDF).

Garbage Haulers

Recycling Centers

Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA)

Recycling Vehicles

Used Motor Oil, Oil Filters, Etc.

Many service stations, repair facilities and quick lubes will accept used oil and used oil filters. The best way of locating a nearby collection center is to visit the Earth 911 website. This website allows you to search for collection centers by ZIP code. It also has information on recycling other items like batteries, electronics, and aluminum.

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