When it comes to trash removal services, no one does it better than us. From foreclosure cleanouts to roll-off containers and residential trash removal, we've got you covered.
From commercial to residential properties, we offer you an affordable trash removal service.
Do you have a foreclosure that you need to be cleaned out? Let our team knock the job out in a day.
Are you in need of a roll-off container for construction site cleanups, we're here
Owner and operator Jim Gerads grew up in Milaca, Minnesota, currently living across the road from his childhood farm. While in high school Jim found work with a local business Wayne Transport, Inc. During his years of working for Wayne, he washed trucks and trailers and moved up to mechanic work soon after. Jim then worked for a local car dealership, North Star Garage, and continued his mechanic work.
Jim missed working on the big trucks and started work with Mille Lacs Disposal, Inc in 1986 for Russ and Betsy Hill. Over the years, while Jim worked for Russ, with his leadership he was able to learn the trade and how to run a business. In the spring of 1994, Jim was asked by Russ if he would be interested in purchasing the business. Jim liked the idea of owning his own business and looked at the challenge with great changes to come to the industry. To this day Russ continues to have interest in the waste business. He comes into the office with articles and ideas that he believes have merit.
When Jim started hauling trash there were no cart tippers to help assist in the dumping of the carts. When Jim purchased the business there were 2 roll-offs and 3 rear load trash trucks. As of today Jim has built a business that beholds 5 roll-off trucks, 7 trash trucks, 1 full automated side loader, 1 recycling truck, and 2 pumper trucks, along with all of the necessary equipment to support the trade; carts, dumpsters, roll-off boxes, compactors, portable toilets, recycling containers, etc…
Superior customer service and the company’s “what can we do to help” over the years are supported by a very loyal and respected customer base.
Today, we service residential, commercial & government accounts across Mille Lacs, Benton, Kanabec, Sherburne, Morrison and Isanti Counties. With a deep commitment to be an active community member we never lose sight of what has allowed us to get here. Surrounded by a talented and committed work force we are excited about the future, bringing back a level of customer service uncommon in this industry.
Here at Jim’s Mille Lacs Disposal we have a high regard for safety first for our employees and customers. We are conscious of our environment and strive to provide great value with high quality work for our customers and neighbors to whom we serve. We take pride in our moral compass to our community to provide great value, high quality waste management solutions and to be environmentally sound.
Jim’s Mille Lacs Disposal, Inc is family-owned, and locally operated. Milaca and Mille Lacs County is our home, our clients are our neighbors! And, because we care about keeping our community clean, we take pride in serving our customers and providing the best waste removal services in and around Mille Lacs County.
We believe that it is essential to give back and help out in our community. Our customers and supporters are also our friends and neighbors. Jim’s Mille Lacs Disposal is where we are today because of all of the support and trust we have received in our community over the years. We show our thanks by supporting many different causes, events and organizations.
Some of these causes, events and organizations include:
Ann Lake Watershed
Becker High School
Bock Santa Claus Days
City of Wahkon
Community Christian School
Community Safety Connect
Fairview Foundation-Scrubby Bear
Foreston Fire Department
Help Save the Milaca Band Shell
Isle Prom Party
Lend-A-Hand program Grand Casino Mille Lacs
Milaca American Legion
Milaca Area Chamber of Commerce
Milaca Area Pantry
Milaca Area Parade
Milaca Community Education-Give Me 5
Milaca Duffers Delite Golf Outing
Milaca Fast Pitch Softball
Milaca Fine Arts Council
Milaca Friends of the Library
Milaca High School Bands
Milaca High School Choirs
Milaca High School Prom
Milaca Police Department
Milaca Scholarship Foundation
Milaca Youth Baseball
Milaca Youth Wrestling
Mille Lacs County 4-H
Mille Lacs County Dairy Princess
Mille Lacs County Fair
Mille Lacs County K-9
Ovarian Cancer Fundraiser
Pearl Battered Women Shelter
Pease Fire Works
Princeton Fire Relief
Ride for Boobies-Pink Ribbon Riders
Rum River Community Foundation
Rum River Life Choice Center
Wahkon Arctic Blast
Along with being active in community causes, events, etc, we encourage our employees to be involved in the communities in which they live.
We have 13 employees with 4 of them being volunteer firefighters and/or water search and rescue for a combined years of service over 55.
We take great pride in the service our employees currently contribute to the community.
Independence Day schedule: We will be running routes as normal on Friday, July 3rd and Monday, July 6th.
Make sure to have the carts out by 7 am to ensure pick up.