Drop-off Information

Drop-off Information

Please stop at the Green Waste Inspector's booth for payment and directions on where to dump in the yard.

Effective September 1, 2023 the fee to drop-off materials at Garden City Compost will increase to the prices in place below:

For more information please follow this link:

Increasing The Compost Tipping Fees

Drop-off Pricing

WOOD WASTE, per load:

Chipped Material - per 10 cubic yards - $10
Sawdust (no animal waste) - any amount - No Cost

Brush, Dimensional Lumber, Pallets, Sod/Soil, Wasted Food & Yard Waste

Small loads/cars - $3                                                                                                                                                                                         Full pick-up truck or trailer under 8-ft - $10
Trailer over 8-ft - $18
Dump truck - $18
Wasted Food/Compostable - $15 per 10 cubic yards
Bags- $1.00/bag or $7 for the equivalent of a pick-up or small trailer. Plastic bags must be emptied, paper bags do not.

BPI Certified Compostable (plates, cups, bags, utensils, etc.) - same pricing as above.  

*******************************************No greases, No garbage**********************************************

We DO NOT accept the following:

  • Wood waste more than 6 feet in length
  • Construction debris other than dimensional lumber
  • OSB & Particle Board/Chipboard (due to synthetic resins & adhesives)
  • Plastics of any kind (Please Recycle)
  • Metal of any kind (Please Recycle)
  • Garbage of any kind
  • Painted or treated wood
  • Asphalt or concrete
  • Un-baled hay, straw, manure, or animal bedding
  • Root balls containing rocks or dirt

For the safety of others on the road, please be sure to secure your load.