Garbage & Recycling


The City of Fort Atkinson's contracted garbage hauler is:

Hawkeye Sanitation Inc.

  128 N. Elm Street Cresco, IA   52136

Garbage is picked up though-out the City on Tuesday mornings.

The fee for solid waste collection and disposal service, used or available, is established by the collector and approved by the Council.
The current residential monthly rate is $12.62.  Commercial garbage rates are established on a per business basis.

The garbage fee is included on the monthly combined service utility bill; i.e.,water,sewer, garbage,  due by the fifteenth (15th) day of each month.

Visit their website for more information, Hawkeye Sanitation Inc.


Winneshiek County Recycling

  2510 172nd Avenue Decorah, IA 52101

Office Hours:

  • Monday - Friday  6:00 am to 3:00 pm,
  • 24-Hour drop-off containers in front of building and numerous collection bins within the county.

For more information about accepted items and bin location, visit their website Winneshiek County Recycling