Residential Waste Collection Service

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Residential Waste Services

We provide dependable and courteous collection services to residents throughout the Brainerd Lakes Area.

Residential Garbage Services

We provide the following residential garbage pick-up services. Curbside recycling is provided with our weekly trash service in some areas.

  • Weekly Year Around
  • Seasonal Weekly (April - October or May - November)

Communities We Serve

  • Baxter
  • Brainerd
  • Breezy Point
  • East Gull Lake
  • Lake Shore
  • Merrifield
  • Nisswa
  • Pequot Lakes
  • Pillager

Cart Sizes

We offer three different cart sizes to fit your needs. Please call our office or click on Sign up Now so we can assist you with your collection needs.

Large Trash Container - 98 Gallon

This cart holds 8 or 9 bags of trash per week and is the recommended cart for households with 4 or more members.

Medium Trash Container - 68 Gallon

This cart holds 5 or 6 bags of trash per week and is the recommended cart for households with 3-4 members.

Small Trash Container - 40 Gallon

This cart holds 2 or 3 bags of trash and is the recommended cart for households with 1-2 members.

Waste Collection Container Sizes - Nisswa Sanitation

Non-acceptable Residential Waste

Items that cannot be placed in your residential cart are:
(Note - These items are also not acceptable with recyclables)

  • Automotive fluids, motor oil, antifreeze
  • Paint, stains, varnish, etc.
  • Any hazardous waste
  • Fluorescent bulbs (call your local hardware store)
  • Tires
  • Electronics - computers, televisions. VCR, DVD player, etc.