Welcome to the official website of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC). We are a federally recognized sovereign Native American tribe located in Scott County, Minnesota. We are dedicated to serving our members, giving to tribes and organizations across the country, creating strong partnerships, and protecting the earth's resources. Thank you for your interest in learning how the SMSC is working to ensure a healthy community, environment, and economy for generations to come.
Beginning September 10, the annual SMSC Organics Recycling Facility Fall Yard Waste Drop-off program resumes. Scott County residents can drop off eligible yard waste, including brush, leaves, and other yard clippings, for free on Sundays in September and October. Make sure to bring an ID when dropping off. Ask about premium mulch and compost products while you’re there!