City Administrator Clarifies Aspects of Recycling in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown City Administrator Sarah Helleckson reminds residents that the City of Jamestown’s recycling contractor, Recycle North Dakota, began delivering recycling containers last week. The recycling containers are owned by Recycle North Dakota.

Recycling will be collected by Recycle North Dakota beginning on Monday, April 2, 2018. Recycling will be collected every other week on your regular collection day. Garbage is still collected every week on your collection day. This is explained in the packet included in your recycling container.

For more information about the recycling program, go to

If you have any questions or concerns about the recycling program or your recycling container, please contact Recycle North Dakota at 701-320-9218 or email Provide your name, address and contact information.


Automated garbage collection will also begin Monday, April 2, 2018, on your regular collection day. Please have your garbage container at the collection point with the arrows on the lid facing the roadway.

All garbage must be in the new, brown garbage container with the lid closed. After April 1, 2018, waste that is outside the new, brown garbage container will not be collected.