Green Squad - Event Waste Management Assistance - 9.17: Green Squad - Mendota Heights Trailhead Open House


General Description

Help event-goers make this a low-waste event by helping sort waste into recycle, compost, and trash bins as well as help answer general event questions.



Mendota Heights Trailhead

1498 Mendota Heights Road

Mendota Heights, MN 55120



Saturday, September 17

2:45 – 6:30 p.m.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Help with the event’s waste management
  • Be a friendly and welcoming face to our event goers
  • This opportunity will be outside, so dress accordingly.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be 16 years old or older
  • Approved Master Recycler/Composter through Dakota County 


Minimum Time Commitment

3.5 - 4 hours


Activity Level

Light - May include light work or walking short distances over relatively level terrain. Comfortable shoes recommended.


Contact Information 

Garrett Zaffke | Community Relations and Volunteer Services Coordinator

Dakota County Communications

1590 Highway 55| Hastings, MN 55033

Direct: (651) 438-4635 | Fax: (651) 438-4405 | Email: