Garbage – Recycle – Compost

Garbage Collection

Harter’s Fox Valley Disposal collects garbage in the large plastic containers at curbside every Thursday morning except during holiday weeks. Residents can place their garbage cans at the end of their driveways. Recyclables, such as paper, cans and plastic, are picked up every other week. See the schedule on this page. 

The Town’s Collection and Recycling Center on Cloverleaf Lake Road is open Saturdays from 9 a.m to 3 p.m. Residents are encouraged to use the Harter’s house-to-house garbage service.


  • All garbage and recycling must be set out no later than 6 a.m. on the day of collection.
  • No plastic bags in recycling bins.
  • Large Items are collected every month at the residents’ expense. Residents must call Harter’s at (888) 804-8556 to get on the collection list and for pricing information.

Compost Site

Open for Spring and closed for the winter.

Notice to the Town of Belle Plaine compost site hours 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays.

Take HWY 22 to River Bank Road to Range Line Rd located on the right side of the road.

2021 Harter's Collection Schedule
 Garbage OnlyGarbage & RecyclingLarge Item CollectionClosed Holidays
January14th , 28th7th , 21st14th , 28th1st
February11th , 25th4th , 18th4th , 18th
March11th , 25th4th ,18th4th , 18th
April8th , 22nd1st , 15th , 29th8th , 22nd
May6th , 20th13th , 27th6th , 20th31st
June4th , 17th10th , 24th4th , 17th
July1st , 15th , 29th8th , 22nd1st , 15th , 29th4th
August12th , 26th5th , 19th
September10th , 23rd2nd , 16th , 30th10th , 23rd6th , 7th
October7th , 21st14th , 28th7th , 21st
November4th , 18th11th , 26th4th , 18th25th
December2nd , 16th , 30th9th , 23rd2nd , 16th , 30th25th