Recycling Days


Each spring and fall Chanhassen residents can receive $20 in FREE recycling fees at the Carver County Environmental Center.  Additionally, in 2018, the city is offering a free paper shredding event. 

Chanhassen Paper Shredding Event

Saturday, April 27, 2019
Chanhassen Public Works, 7901 Park Place
Participants can bring up to 4 bags or boxes of paper documents to be shredded on site.  The event is free and open to the public.

2019 Recycling Days


Friday, April 26, 2019
10am - 7pm
Carver County Environmental Center
116 Peavey Circle, Chaska


Thursday, October 24, 2019
10am - 6pm
Carver County Environmental Center
116 Peavey Circle, Chaska

Bring your items to the Carver County Environmental Center on a spring or fall Recycling Day and receive $20 in free recycling fees. Chanhassen residents can recycle items such as appliances, electronics, tires, and scrap metal. These items have associated fees, but on Recycling Day the first $20 per address will be free of charge. You will need to present an ID to verify your residency. If you have any questions, please contact Jill Sinclair at 227-1133. For a complete list of items and costs, call (952) 361-1800 or visit the Environmental Center website.


Recycling coupons are not accepted on spring or fall Recycling Days.

Yard Waste Collection

The city of Chanhassen will be hosting a yard waste drop off event at the Chanhassen public works on Saturday, May 4, 2019, from 8am-4pm.  Chanhassen residents can bring leaves, grass, brush and logs.  Yard waste in compostable paper bags can be dropped off as is.  Yard waste in plastic bags must be emptied and the bags removed from the site.  Clean logs with no dirt, are acceptable.  No private contractors or yard services allowed.