Recycling Drop-Off Center

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COVID-19 Response: 

The Public Services Department is closed to walk-in traffic until public health trends indicate it is safe to reopen.

Residents may call the Public Services office at 319-377-6367 for assistance or use the link below to email us.

Recycling Drop-off Center has resumed its normal hours of operation:

  • Tuesdays: noon - 5:45 p.m.
  •  Saturdays: 8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. 

Yard Waste Drop-off Facility has resumed its normal hours of operation:

  • Weekdays: 7 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. (on Tuesdays until 5:45 p.m.)
  • Saturdays: 8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Bulk item collection will resume Monday, June 8, 2020 by appointment only. 

Curbside garbage and recycling collection will continue as scheduled. Please be sure to have bins at the curb before 7 a.m. on your collection day. Due to shift changes, you may notice your garbage being collected earlier than usual.


Public Services

The Public Service Department operates a Recycling Drop-Off Center and is free to all city refuse customers in Marion. Items accepted at the facility include all acceptable single stream recycling items as well as glass and bulk cardboard.

The facility does accept scrap metal, garbage cans (plastic and metal) and batteries that are not normally collected curbside.

Oversized plastics are not accepted.

Recycling Drop-Off Center Hours
195 35th Street, Marion
Ph. 319-377-6367

Tuesdays: 12:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.                                                       

Saturdays: 8:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

For more information on accepted recyclables, please review the Garbage, Recycling and Yard Waste Collection handout




Linn County residents can also utilize the Cedar Rapids Linn County Solid Waste Agency's landfill and recycling facility. The facility is located north of Marion.

1954 County Home Rd.
Marion, IA 52302
(319) 377-5290

Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

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