RECYCLING/WASTE DISPOSAL

/RECYCLING/WASTE DISPOSAL
RECYCLING/WASTE DISPOSAL2018-06-08T16:11:46+00:00

DUE TO AN INCREASE IN THE FEES FOR ELECTRONIC RECYCLING THE TOWN OF MEDINA WILL NOT BE SUPPLYING ELECTRONIC RECYCLING FOR 2018.

Electronic Recycling Locations in Dane County can be found at:

https://pwht.countyofdane.com/recycle/public_locations.aspx?type=29

The Town Recycling/Waste Center will be closed July 4, 2018.

DROP OFF RECYCLING SITE

The drop-off site is open to all Medina Residents

You are to use the drop-off site only at designated hours

Saturdays:                 8:00-3:00 pm

Wednesdays:            4:00-6:00 pm March-November —  No Wednesday hours December, January, February

There is a fine for illegal dumping at the site or along roadsides.  

There is no charge for anything that is recycled.  There is a charge of $1.50 per bag of garbage or as determined by the dump attendant. 

The attendant will answer any question you have at the site, or contact the Town Clerk        

Commingle recycling dumpster items to be recycled:

Brown Paper Bags, Flat Cardboard, Magazines, Paperboard, Phone Books, Newspaper, Junk Mail, Office Paper

Aluminum cans, Tin Cans, Glass Bottles and Jars, Plastic Bottles

NOT RECYCLABLE:

Pizza Boxes, Empty oil containers are not to go in the recycling dumpsters.

Information on disposal of special items can be found at:

Dane County Special Waste Guidelines : www.danecountycleansweep.com/documents/pdf/Special_Waste.pdf

For Information on Disposal of Household Hazardous Waste, Agricultural Waste and Business Waste Go To; www.danecountycleansweep.com

METAL RECYCLING

The Yellow Dumpster at the Town Site is available for recycling of scrap metal, this includes appliances. If placing an item in this dumpster any door or lid should be removed for safety reasons. items can only be deposited during hours of operations. Items should not be removed from this dumpster unless authorized by the attendant. 

For Information on Reducing Waste:    ecocycle.org     OR      dnr.wi.gov/topic/Ecycle