Upcoming Events

December 2018

5           National Day of Mourning for President George H.W. Bush- ULNRD Office Closed

13         Board Meeting- ULNRD Office @ 3 pm CT

25         Christmas Day-ULNRD Office Closed


January 2019

1          New Year's Day- ULNRD Office Closed

10        Board Meeting- ULNRD Office @ 3pm CT

15        Hazard Mitigation Meeting- Mullen Village Office @ 6pm MT

16        Hazard Mitigation Meeting- ULNRD Office @ 9am CT

16        Hazard Mitigation Meeting- Logan County Courthouse @ 3pm CT

21        Martin Luther King Jr. Day- ULNRD Office Closed


February 2019

7          Board Meeting- ULNRD Office @ 3pm CT

18        President's Day- ULNRD Office Closed










To promote conservation, water quality, and waste reduction within the District, the ULNRD has placed several collection trailers around the district.

    BROWNLEE: East of old Post Office.
    DUNNING: Southwest corner of High School parking lot.
    HALSEY: Just south of the Community Building.
    HYANNIS: Hyannis School Parking Lot.
    MULLEN: At the Village drop-off site during normal business hours.
    THEDFORD: 39252 Hwy 2--The ULNRD office parking lot.
    STAPLETON: In the old state yard on the west edge of town.

*PLEASE NOTE: for any item that is to be recycled it must be empty.*


    Number 1 and Number 2 plastics ONLY: labels and lids don't need to be removed
    *no plastic bags or plastic utensils
    Tin: labels don't need to be removed, please rinse
    Newspaper/paper/magazines: no heavy construction paper or heavily dyed
    Cardboard: please break down to allow more storage

calculators, cell phones and pagers*, digital and video cameras*, eBook Readers*, GPS and radar detectors, inkjet cartridges, iPads and tablets*, iPods and MP3 players*, mobile hot spots, PDAs*, video games and accessories, video game consoles and handhelds
(*These items only accepted with or without batteries and chargers. Please do not send in batteries unless they are with the device.) Please stop by our office with your items or call if you have any questions.


Thedford: ULNRD Office, Security First Bank, Ewoldt's Grocery Store, Thomas County Courthouse

Mullen: 1st State Bank


Environmental/Recycling Websites:

Computer Recycling and Disposal

Earth 911

Electronic Industries Alliance


Environmental Protection Agency

GrassRoots Recycling Network

Keep Nebraska Beautiful

Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality

Nebraska Recycling Council 

Recycle Now