Getting rid of old and broken holiday lights?
Don't throw them away, recycle them!
During winter, the City is sponsors collection sites throughout Saint Paul. Check back in November for dates. In the meantime, use the map to find locations that accept holiday lights year-round!
Accepted items: Holiday lights, electrical cords, telephone cords
NOT Accepted: Cord adaptors, battery packs, plastic rope lights, CFL lights
Holiday Lights Recycling Map
Between December and January, the City offers collection for holiday lights at libraries and other locations. Click here to see a map of both seasonal and year-round locations to drop off your broken string lights.
Year-Round Holiday Lights Recycling Locations
Dakota County Recycling Zone – 3365 Dodd Road, Eagan, MN 55121 (651) 905-4520
Northern Metal Recycling – 521 Barge Road, St. Paul, MN 55107 (651) 224-4877
ProAct, Inc. – 3195 Neil Armstrong Blvd, Eagan , MN (651) 289-3142
Tech Dump – 860 Vandalia St, St Paul, MN 55114 - 612-294-8680
Ramsey County Household Hazardous Waste Facility – 5 Empire Drive, St. Paul, MN - (651) 633-3279
Washington County Environmental Center – 4039 Cottage Grove Drive, Woodbury, MN (651) 430-6655