City of Motley


Water/Sewer and Garbage Service

If you recently moved into a property in city limits, please fill out a form to request Utility Service available here. The City handles city water/sewer and residential garbage and recycling. The City contracts its garbage service through Long Prairie Sanitation. Please note that if you live within city limits you are required to have garbage and recycling service through the City. The rates are as follows:

  • 32 gallon garbage cart             $9.75/month
  • 64 gallon garbage cart             $12.00/month
  • 96 gallon garbage cart             $16.00/month
  • Recycling                               $3.50/month/home

*Note: there is also a solid waste tax in addition to these charges.