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City Recycling Service Change Over

Recycling service changing over

Please return here for ongoing updates to the recycling service change over

Starting today, Thursday, April 20th, City provided recycling services from Waste Management is changing over to Gene’s Disposal.  Gene’s is already out delivering new recycling carts to each property.  This is the LAST Waste Management recycling pickup. After today, please start using your new Gene’s recycling cart.

WM Recycling Cart Pick Up Information:

  • Please make sure your WM recycling cart is empty
  • Leave your WM recycling cart(s) at the curb for pick up

Waste Management WILL NOT enter driveways to pick up recycling carts!

Gene’s Disposal Information:

Update – 4/20/2023, 9:15AM

The City of Dellwood is in conversation with Waste Management and Gene’s for coordination of changing over resident recycling carts. There may be some duplication of efforts on May 4th between Gene’s and Waste Management.  Please stay tuned for additional updates.

Update – 4/24/2023, 9:45AM

Additional information regarding the change over of recycling services for the City of Dellwood can be found at the latest news post:

Update – 4/27/2023, 12:45PM

Waste Management is scheduled to retrieve their recycling carts Thursday, May 4th, which is a regular recycle day. Please make sure your WM recycle carts are curbside for pick up. Waste Management WILL NOT enter driveways to retrieve their recycling carts.

Gene’s will also be picking up recycling on May 4th as part of their normal recycling service for the city.

Update – 5/4/2023, 12:30PM

Waste Management should be retrieving their recycle bins by end of day, May 4. If you still have a recycle bin from Waste Management after May 4, please email the City Clerk at

Update – 5/8/2023, 9:15AM

Waste Management should have all bins picked up, and all residents should have their new Gene’s bin. If you don’t have a bin from Gene’s please call them directly at (651) 426 1224.

If you still have a Waste Management bin please contact Waste Management customer service and email the Dellwood clerk at

Thank you everyone for you patience and understanding throughout this change.

Update – 5/18/2023, 10:45AM

Recycling with Genes continues on the same every other Thursday schedule Dellwood residents have long enjoyed.

Waste Management is no longer providing recycle service and we are attempting to collect remaining WM bins. We have scheduled a WM bin collection for Tuesday May 23, any resident that still has a WM recycle bin should bring it to the curb by morning of the 23rd for collection.

Thank you all again for your patience through this transition.


Joel Holstad
City Clerk/Administrator