Compost Materials Accepted

Windmill Road Facility
The Windmill Road facility accepts:
  • Leaves
  • Grass
  • Topsoil
  • Sod
  • Clean Pallets   
  • Manure
  • Brush 
  • Limbs

There is no charge to private citizens for drop off of a pickup truck size load (or less) of non-manure composting materials. Commercial and government users may drop leaves, grass, ground wood, and topsoil for a fee.

Businesses dropping off pallets will be charged $.25 per pallet.

There will be a fee of $5.00 per cubic yard to drop off manure from businesses or residents. The 1st pick up load or 3 cubic yards is free per day for residents.

Materials Not Accepted
The Sanitation Department does not accept yard waste with solid waste. Section 8.44.040 of the City Code requires proper disposal of such contents. Contact the Sanitation Department at (307) 637-6440 for more information.

Other items not accepted:
  • Materials treated with clopyralid pesticides.
  • Painted or treated lumber, railroad ties.
  • Loads mixed with trash or unlike materials.
  • Tree or bush roots or trunks larger than 12" in diameter need to go to the landfill.
  • Construction Debris
  • Pet Waste