The Compost Site is open Wednesdays from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. from April to November.
Trash is accepted at the site for a nominal fee. The grass and brush collection center is provided for local residents at no charge. Trees and brush can be disposed of at this site as well. The entrance to the site is located at the intersection of South Lewis Blvd and South Ridge Road. Appliances are accepted for a $15.00 fee. Such appliances include the following: refrigerators, freezers, commercial coolers, air conditioning units, dehumidifiers, gas water heaters, furnaces, clothes washers and dryers, dishwashers, microwave ovens, and other items that contain mercury switches, refrigerant or PCB. Call City Hall at 712-943-4244 for more information.
Items NOT ACCEPTED at the site include: batteries, paint, broken concrete, asphalt, used oil, bricks, tires, recyclable goods, fluorescent light bulbs, treated lumber (with creosote, such as railroad ties), gas and oil filters and containers, and solvents or cleaners.