Recycling Locations 

City of Crosby 1077 1st Street SW, Crosby (Street Dept)
Crosslake Roll-Off 34363 County Rd 3, Crosslake
Crow Wing County Landfill 15728 State Highway 210, Brainerd
City of Nisswa 25636 Main St, Nisswa -  (Nisswa Community Center)
Ideal Transfer Station 33503 W Island Lake
Crow Wing Township 6930 Cuyuna Ave (Crow Wing Town Hall) - This recycling center is open 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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Recycling Properly in Crow Wing County- Video    

Recycling At Solid Waste Disposal Site

The Crow Wing County Solid Waste Disposal Site provides two 20-yard recycling containers for recyclable material generated by the residents of Crow Wing County. These recycling containers, are commingle, meaning all recycling material are mixed together. When the bins are full, they are hauled to a recycling center in the Minneapolis where the material is sorted.

Residents are asked to flatten cardboard boxes, plastic containers, aluminum cans and metal cans in order to utilize as much space as possible in the bins.

Household Recycling

Recycling Bins for Residents

These recycling programs accept:

  • Glass
  • Plastic (numbers 1 through 6 listed on the rectangle on the bottom of the containers). This does not include bottle caps.
  • Aluminum
  • Cardboard
  • Paper products (office paper, colored, glossy, news prints, cereal and pop containers, phone books).
  • Metal cans Oil Drop-Off Site

Co - Mingle Household Recycling Instructions    

Oil Drop-Off Site

Used Oil Drop-off is a free service for Crow Wing County residents. Residents may dispose of antifreeze for a fee of $1 per gallon and oil filters for 50¢ each.

Oil Drop Locations

Baxter7926 Industrial Park Rd, Baxter (Maintenance Garage)
Brainerd23 Laurel St, Brainerd (Brainerd Fire Dept)
City of Crosby1 1st ST SE, Crosby (License Center)
Crow Wing County Landfill15728 State Hwy 210, Brainerd
City of Garrison27068 Central St, Garrison (City Hall)
City of Nisswa25636 Main St, Nisswa (Community Center)
Emily20823 County Rd 1, Emily (Maintenance Garage)
Mission Township39474 County Rd 3, Merrifield (Town Hall)
Pequot Lakes4638 Main St, Pequot Lakes (City Offices)
Crow Wing Township6930 Cuyuna Ave, Brainerd (Town Hall)


Lead-Acid Batteries

Battery Storage Unit

Residents may dispose of lead-acid car and marine batteries free of charge at the Crow Wing County Landfill.