Summary, Best Practices, & Resources
In an effort to reduce the landfilling of reusable materials or items, the City of Sun Prairie has compiled the below information and resources for residents and the community to consider donating, repairing, or re-using items. These organizations provide options for donations and potential reuse of items that are in generally fair or working condition. The City of Sun Prairie isn't responsible for the activity or operations of these various entities and provides these resources for informational purposes only in an effort to reduce materials being landfilled. For questions or support related to finding a re-use solution, please start by contacting the organizations listed.
Other Drop-Off Sites
Dane County Landfill
Located across from Yahara Hills Golf Course. For disposal of refuse materials. Not all items accepted. Fee applies.
7102 U.S. Highway 12
Madison, WI 53718
Dane County Landfill Website
- Monday - Friday
7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
No loads after 2:45 p.m.
8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
No loads after 10:45 a.m.
- Closed Sundays and Holidays
Visit their website for pricing and further information on accepted and banned materials.
Dane County Construction & Demolition Recycling
A 28,650 sq. ft. building located adjacent to Clean Sweep at the Dane County Landfill site that offers local sorting and recycling for construction and demolition (C&D).
Loads of C&D are weighed in and out at the scale house similar to materials heading to the landfill. Scale house staff are available to assist visitors upon arrival with any questions about site navigation or weighing in and out.
Dane County Clean Sweep
Shares space with Dane County Landfill. For disposal of hazardous household materials. Not all items accepted. Fee applies.
- Monday - Friday
7 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
8 to 10:45 a.m.
- Closed Sundays, Mondays and Holidays.
Visit the Clean Sweep website for further information pricing and accepted materials. The Product Exchange Program | Dane County Department of Waste & Renewables (countyofdane.com) is an additional resource offered on-site. The facility also offers additional recycling options that may not be accepted in the residential curbside pickup service Recycling | Dane County Department of Waste & Renewables (countyofdane.com) .
Habitat for Humanity ReStore
This Habitat ReStore is proudly owned and operated by Habitat for Humanity of Dane County to serve our mission of building homes, communities and hope, locally and around the world. The ReStore exists to support Habitat’s mission of providing safe, decent and affordable housing to hardworking, low-income families. Profits generated from ReStore sales help to build new houses and provide exterior repairs to owner-occupied houses in our community. At Habitat ReStore, your quality donations keep us in business. Clean out your garage or basement and help build affordable housing in the process. You’ll receive a receipt for your tax-deductible donations each time you donate.
4207 Monona Drive
Madison WI 53716
- Tuesday-Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- Drop-Off Hours: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Request a free ReStore pick-up online, call 608.663.1191 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Photos can be texted to 608.492.1087. Please note we have an average wait time of two to three weeks.
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul
The District Council of Madison — Society of St. Vincent de Paul is a lay organization in which members join together in friendship to grow spiritually by providing person-to-person services to our neighbors in need.
1110 W. Main Street
Sun Prairie, WI 53590
Goodwill Sun Prairie
Goodwill of South Central Wisconsin began in 1962 as a division of the Milwaukee Goodwill. Today we are a separate organization serving 14 counties (Adams, Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Juneau, Lafayette, Marquette, Richland, Rock and Sauk counties.)
While we are a member of the Goodwill International enterprise, all of our resources are used to provide life-changing services for individuals in our community with disabilities or other challenges.
2111 McCoy Rd
Sun Prairie, WI 53590