The Blue Earth County Property and Environmental Resources Department is now accepting orders for rain barrels and composting bins.
Rain barrels can be purchased for $79 plus tax and compost bins for $66 plus tax. Orders can be made until April 22, and will be available for pickup between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 2 at the Blue Earth County Household Hazardous Waste Facility located at 651 Summit Avenue in Mankato. To order, visit www.recycleminnesota.org Customers will need to select Blue Earth County as their pickup location when ordering.
For more information on the rain barrel and composting bin sale, visit www.blueearthcountymn.gov/binsale or contact Blue Earth County Property and Environmental Resources at (507) 304-4381.