Updates and Events

Business Fluorescent Bulb Collection Available Year-Round

The Household Hazardous Waste Facility is now accepting fluorescent bulbs from businesses year round. Businesses are charged a small disposal fee per bulb, payable by check or invoice. Call ahead for details and pricing.

Pelican Rapids Redemption Center Closing

The Pelican Rapids Redemption Center will have its last day of business on Saturday, March 2nd. The location will continue to have drop off recycling available outside of the building. Other locations that provide aluminum can redemption include the Otter Tail County Recycling and Redemption Center and Sigelman Steel in Fergus Falls, Wadena Hid & Fur Company, and Hartman Hide & Fur in Detroit Lakes.

Free Community Education Classes

Check out a free community education class in Perham or Fergus Falls this spring! Topics include reducing waste, composting, and kids recycled craft activities. List of classes

Solid Waste Programs and Services

The Otter Tail County Solid Waste Department oversees an integrated waste management system that includes:

Municipal solid waste from Otter Tail County is managed according to the EPA waste management hierarchy which recognizes waste reduction, recycling, and resource recovery as keys to a sustainable waste management system.

News & Meetings

Upcoming Events

Good Friday

April 19, 2019 8:00 am
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Memorial Day

May 27, 2019 8:00 am
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Independence Day

July 4, 2019 8:00 am
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Labor Day

September 2, 2019 8:00 am
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Thanksgiving Day

November 28, 2019 12:00 am
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Recent News

Maintenance Mechanic Job Opportunity

February 15, 2019 - News Post
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Reports & Minutes

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