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 Manager: 969-1800 or email
Resource Recovery Park: 969-1980
FAQ: visit the Environment FAQ page
October 11, 2014; 9 a.m. - Noon, City Hall Parking Lot, 220 SE Green Street. An event offered by the City of Lee's Summit twice a year as a way to celebrate Earth Day (April) and America Recycles Day (October / November). Residents can bring various unusual items to recycle at the event.
Saturday, October 25, 2014; 10 a.m. - Noon; Pleasant Lea Park (1100 SW Walnut Street). Lunch and trash bags provided. Prizes will be offered for the most unique items collected!
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 $8.00 per cubic yard.
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.
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.