The City's Resource Recovery Park now accepts carpet and electronics for recycling.
APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED!! Up to 100 pounds of HHW are accepted per household, per appointment, per day.
All environmental records requests should be directed to the Lee's Summit Fire Department via their Contact Us page.
Environmental Coordinator: 969-1800 or email
Resource Recovery Park: 969-1980
FAQ: visit the Environment FAQ page
The Lee's Summit Public Works Department received the Kansas City Metro Chapter of the American Public Works Association's (APWA) Sustainable Practices Award during a luncheon on April 16 at Grand Street Cafe, 4740 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, MO.
Environmental Programs Coordinator, Kara Taylor, sat down with The Lee's Summit Journal Publisher and Editor, John Beaudoin, during his radio show Absolutely Lee's Summit to discuss the City's environmental programs and RecycleFEST, the City's newest environmental event. Absolutely Lee's Summit airs on AM 1030 KCWJ. For more information, listen to the program.
For a limited time, Lee's Summit residents can purchase compost from the Lee's Summit Resource Recovery Park (RRP), 2101 SE Hamblen Road, at a 50% discount, which equates to $4.00 per cubic yard.
Are you or your group interested in learning more about the environment in our community?
Do you want to recycle at home or work, but don't know where to start? The City's Environmental Programs Coordinator can help.