News & events

Farmers can recycle agricultural film plastic

Dakota County collected and recycled over 20 tons of agricultural film plastic from dairy farms and other operations in 2016. Collection has stopped during the winter months but will resume in the spring. MORE

Prevent food waste

Americans throw away about 25 percent of the food we buy. The monetary loss of food is quite apparent, but the cost of growing, transporting and storing that food is even worse. Helpful tools can help reduce unnecessary waste of food and save your family money.  MORE… 

Fix-It-Clinic offers free repair assistance

Have a broken item or two gathering dust at home? Learn how to fix them at a Fix-It Clinic in Dakota County. Fix-it Clinics allow residents to bring in clothing, electronics and more to receive free guided assistance on how to fix their items. MORE


Rural Solid Waste Commission Board meeting

Next meeting is Friday, May 5, 2017 at 10 am, Randolph City Hall.  MORE…