Independence Day Collection Delay
Collection of trash, recycling, and yard waste will not be collected on Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Regular collection will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week, with Friday collection occurring on Saturday. Learn more

Grades k-2 Preview

(Full field trip also includes interactive pages for the landfill, vehicles and machines, recycling, and people/jobs)

Grades 3-5 Preview

(Full field trip also includes pages for wetlands, prairie, the landfill, and recycling)

Grades 6-8 Preview

(Full field trip also includes pages for the wetlands, the yard waste compost pad, the landfill, and the construction & demolition recycling zone)

We also offer interactive infographics (example below)

Grades 9 - 12 Preview

(Full field trip includes a comprehensive tour of the Metro Park East site)