Northwest Drop-Off - Grimes

Open the second Saturday of the month from March - December. See hours.

Northwest Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off

Get rid of common hazardous materials the smart and safe way at the Northwest Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off in Grimes. Open the second Saturday of the month, March - December, the site offers residents in the northern and western suburbs a convenient location with consistent drop-off hours.

View a list of Accepted and Not Accepted hazardous materials.

NEW! Recycling drop-off containers are also available the second Saturday of the month at the NW Drop-Off. Cardboard, paper, plastic bottles and other items recycled in the curbside program are accepted. View a full list of accepted materials


Metro Northwest Transfer Station (only open to public March-Dec., 2nd Sat. of the month; 8-Noon; March - Dec.)
4105 Beisser Dr. 
Grimes, IA

Directions | Map

1.5 miles northwest of I80/35 and Hwy. 141

From I80/35:
Take exit 127 off of I80/35 to Hwy. 141
Go 1/2 mile to SE 37th St., go left (west)
Go 1/2 mile SE Beisser Dr, go left (south)
Go .3 miles to 4105 SE Beisser Dr., Grimes, IA

Drop-Off Hours

March - December
Second Saturday of the month
8 a.m. to Noon