Brush & Yard Waste Drop-Off Site

3100 Hopkins Crossroads

The brush and yard waste drop-off site is closed for the season.

From April through November, Hopkins refuse customers can drop off their brush and yard waste at the free drop-off site.

From April through mid-October:

Drop-off site map

The drop off site is located at 3100 Hopkins Crossroads. The site is located approximately one block north of the Hopkins Crossroad & Minnetonka Blvd intersection..

  • Mondays, 2–7 p.m.
  • Wednesdays, 2–7 p.m.
  • Saturdays, 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

From mid-October through November:

  • Mondays, 1–5 p.m.
  • Wednesdays, 1–5 p.m.
  • Saturdays, 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

The site is closed Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day and Veterans Day.


Free for Hopkins refuse customers in the City service area. You will need a valid driver's license, MN ID or current paid utility bill to prove your Hopkins residency.

Residents will need to unload and debag their materials at the site, and take used bags home with them.

Accepted items

  • Tree limbs
  • Twigs, branches and woody vines up to 6" in diameter and 15' long
  • Leaves with twig stems not longer than 4"
  • Grass clippings
  • Similar garden waste
  • Soft, pliable vines (yard waste).

Not accepted items

  • Sod Waste
  • Animal Feces
  • Garden Products
  • Logs or lumber
  • Dirt
  • Stump grindings
  • Material from contractors or commercial firms.


  • Solid Waste Coordinator

Pile of yard waste

A man drops off his yard waste at the drop off site.

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