Become a recycling leader in Dakota County! The Master Recycler and Composter program provides training on waste reduction, recycling, composting, and solid waste. The six-week course includes a training handbook, hands-on demonstrations, presentations from local and regional experts, and field trips. Share your time, knowledge and skills while helping to reduce waste in Dakota County. Visit and search Master Recycler for more details about the program and to register. 

Program Details    

When: Tuesdays, April 3rd- May 8th 
Time: 6:30 p.m- 9:00 p.m
Where: Black Hawk Middle School
Cost: $30 fee covers course materials and field trip transportation

Questions about the program can be made to Jenny Kedward by phone at 952-891-7043 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

This program is partially funded by Dakota County and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency 



Contact Us

City Education Department
13713 Frontier Court
Burnsville, MN 55337-3817
Phone: 952-895-4559

Dakota Valley Recycling

DVR is the partnership recycling department for the Cities of Apple Valley, BurnsvilleEagan and Lakeville that connects residents and businesses to recycling, composting and waste disposal information.

DVR is not a drop off facility and does not accept any materials for recycling.