Garbage

Residents and Landowners who present a Decoria Township garbage card can dispose of household garbage at the township hall. Obtain a garbage card the night of garbage disposal or contact the clerk. Residents are allowed a single visit per collection date that does not exceed six garbage bags (i.e. garbage bag size equal 50 gallon) or six 55 gallon garbage containers per household. Decoria Township will refuse garbage disposal to those who do not adhere to household garbage guidelines.

Examples of Unacceptable Garbage
Appliances, Electronic, Furniture, Construction Material, Remodeling, Windows, Doors, Siding, Sheet Rock, Shingles and any other non-household garbage.

Blue Earth County has alternate options listed below or visit the Waste Wizard www.blueearthcountymn.gov/ww
  • 24 hour waste and recycling hotline at 507.304.4242 or email address www.co.blue-earth.mn.us
  • SMC Compost Facility – 57032 231 st Lane, Mankato, 507.388.3122
  • Ponderosa Landfill – 20028 Gooseberry Lane, Mankato, 507.625.7301
  • MWPC Transfer Station – 1051 Summit Avenue, Mankato, 507.625.5746
  • Blue Earth County Household Hazardous Waste Facility (Free of charge: accepts wastes from households in Blue Earth County) 651 Summit Avenue, Mankato, 507.304.4242


Scheduled Garbage Drop Off Time 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tue, Mar 28, 2023
Tue, Apr 11, 2023
Tue, Apr 25, 2023
Tue, May 9, 2023
Tue, May 23, 2023
Tue, Jun 13, 2023
Tue, Jun 27, 2023
Tue, Jul 11, 2023
Tue, Jul 25, 2023
Tue, Aug 8, 2023
Tue, Aug 22, 2023
Tue, Sep 12, 2023
Tue, Sep 26, 2023
Tue, Oct 10, 2023
Tue, Oct 24, 2023
Tue, Nov 14, 2023
Tue, Nov 28, 2023
Tue, Dec 12, 2023
Tue, Dec 26, 2023