The Compost Facility closed for the season on December 9th. It will reopen to the public on Saturday, March 3rd, 2018.

Brush & Yard Waste Drop-Off Brush and yard waste may be brought to the City Compost facility located at 1420 E 11th St (two blocks east of 11th and Haskell). On Saturdays ONLY March through mid-December from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Cost is $5 per pickup truck load (more for larger trucks or trailers). Cash only. Trunks and large limbs must be no larger than 4 ft. x 4 ft. All material must be loose (no plastic bags or bundles/ties). For more details call (785) 832-3030. Remember brush and yard waste are also collected curbside. Material Not Accepted:

  • Lumber
  • Pallets
  • Sod
  • Stones
  • Rope
  • Fill Dirt
  • Food Waste
  • Metal
  • Plastic

Saturday Compost & Woodchip Sales Compost and woodchips are available for purchase every Saturday, March through mid-December from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Compost and woodchips are for SELF LOAD. Except the first Saturday of each month (April-October), the City will offer to load material for customers.  Pick-up truck or trailer loads will be $10 per load and small quantities will be free. Cash only. Please bring a shovel (personal motorized loading equipment such as a skid steer are not allowed). For more details call (785) 832-3030.