2017 Saturday hours at Compost Facility end December 9th

Kevin PowellCity, Solid Waste

December 9th will be the last Saturday this year the City’s Compost Facility will be open to the public from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for the following:

  • Residents may drop off brush and other yard waste which includes leaves, grass clippings, garden waste and prunings from trees and shrubs. Cost: $5 per pickup truck load (more for larger trucks). Cash only.
  • Residents may purchase compost or woodchips. Self-load only, bring a shovel. Cost: $10 per pickup truck load (more for larger trucks). Cash only.

The facility is located at 1420 E. 11th Street, which is east of 11th and Haskell Avenue, over the railroad tracks.

In March 2018, the facility will re-open to the public on Saturdays.

For additional information, visit lawrenceks.org/swm or call 832-3032.

Media Contact: Kathy Richardson, solid waste manager, (785) 832-3032.