Alex Rubbish and Recycling

(Alexandria MN) -- Alex Rubbish and Recycling will host the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Wake Up Alexandria event on Friday, July 7 from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. The business will not host the event at their place of business, but rather at Alexandria City Park, 118 City Park Road, Alexandria.

The event is open to everyone. The $1 admission includes breakfast, networking and a chance to win door prizes. All money raised will be donated to the day’s nonprofit recipient, Youth for Christ. All Chamber members will also be placed in a drawing for the Pot of Gold, which is currently valued at more than $3,000!

Alex Rubbish and Recycling was started in 1969 in Alexandria and is currently owned by “The Hometown Guys,” Shaynen Schmidt, Ricky Kluver, Stuart Schmidt and Shane Schmidt. All four have been involved in the recycling and refuse industry for more than 25 years. The company offers residential and commercial garbage service, recycling, yard waste pick up, and roll off container service. Alex Rubbish and Recycling also owns and operates a demo landfill and transfer station and services the Pope/Douglas Waste to Energy facility by hauling the leftover ash and fines.

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