Residents are required to obtain an annual pass, free of charge, from City Hall prior to taking leaves and yard debris up to the Compost Site. This will need to be renewed every calendar year. Businesses will be required to purchase an annual pass for $150.00 to utilize the compost site. Please read and complete the form
and return it to City Hall to receive your pass.
The compost site is open Wednesdays from 3:00pm to 7:00pm and Saturdays from 10:00am to 3:00pm from April to November.
Trash is accepted at the site for a nominal fee depending on the load. A car trunk load is $5.00, Pickup/Van/SUV/Single Axle trailer is $10.00, Large truck/Multiple Axle is $30.00. Tickets are purchased at City Hall during normal business hours. The grass/brush/trees/branches can be disposed of at the compost site at no charge. White good items are accepted and each item is $10.00 to take to the compost site. White good items include but are not limited to: refrigerator, freezers, commercial coolers, air conditioning units, dehumidifiers, gas water heaters, furnaces, clothes washers, dryers, dishwashers, microwave ovens, and other items that contain mercury switches, refrigerant or PCB.
Items that are NOT ACCEPTED
at the site include: electronics, 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.
Annual Clean-Up Weeks
The opening of the compost site is with Spring clean-up week and it is usually the first full week in April, with weather permitting. This year Spring Clean-Up week is scheduled for Monday, April 10, 2017 to Saturday, April 15, 2017.
The closing of the compost site is with Fall clean-up week and it is usually the first full week in November, with weather permitting.
Sioux City Citizen Convenience Center (CCC) accepts hazardous materials. If you have any questions please call (712) 255-8345.
Auto Products: Transmission Fluid, Engine, Lubricants/oil, Additives, Gasoline/Diesel Fuel, Brake Fluid
Solvents: Dry Cleaning Solvents, Mineral Spirits, Turpentine/paint thinner, Alcohols, Gun Cleaning Solvents, Paint, Paint Stripper/remover
Paint Products: Oil-based, Spray paints, Stains, Varnish
Cleaners: Waxes, Polishes, Spray dust cleaners, Drain cleaners, Toilet bowl cleaners, Oven cleaners, Rust removers, Metal removers, Spot/stain removers
Miscellaneous: Fertilizer, Weed killer, Lead-acid batteries, Pool chemicals, Butane lighters, Glues/adhesives, Charcoal lighter fluid, Eye glass cleaner, Jewelry cleaner, Aerosols, Mercury
Pesticides: All pesticides, Flea/tick products, Fly traps, Moth balls, Herbicide, Bug Spray, Rodent poisons, Fungicides, Algecides
They also take electronics!
Residents may also call the Woodbury County transfer station at (712) 873-3837 to schedule an appointment to take hazardous materials.