COMPOST FACILITY @ Zigler Road, La Porte
COMPOST $11.00 PER CUBIC YARD
Available MULCH -
Grade "A" Mulch(Natural Only) $11.00 PER CUBIC YARD
Grade "B" Mulch(Natural Only) $8.00 PER CUBIC YARD
YARD WASTE TIPPING FEES
◦ ALL MATERIAL MUST BE DEBRIS FREE.
◦ FAILURE TO COMPLY WILL RESULT IN TERMINATION OF YOUR TIPPING PRIVILEGES.
◦ TIPPING FEES FOR BUSINESSES: PLEASE CALL FOR QUOTES
◦ TIPPING FEES FOR RESIDENTS (HOMEOWNER MUST ACCOMPANY THE LOAD): FREE
2018 HOURS for Purchasing Product and for Business Green Waste Dropoff
◦ MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY 8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.
◦ Weekday Closings for 2018 are – 1/1, 1/15, 2/19, 3/30, 5/8, 5/28, 7/4, 9/3, 10/8, 11/6, 11/12, 11/23, 12/24, 12/25, and 12/31.
Questions? Call Vince @ 219-363-8962
Click here to learn more about compost.
Also at the compost facility: Firewood
Pickup truck bed sizes:
◦ Full Size (8' Truck Bed) = FS
◦ Short Bed (6' Truck Bed) = S
◦ Trailers = T
◦ All other carriers are subject to pricing at the time of sale.
◦ FS = $70.00
◦ S = $60.00
◦ T = By Estimate Only
Debarked Campfire Wood
The Solid Waste District of La Porte County would like to publicly announce that they have met the requirements of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources for the sale of debarked wood for use in all Indiana State Parks. The cost of this wood which meets the requirements of Indiana’s Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine is $4.
Fireweed kindling $4 per bundle.
◦ Site personnel will load all trucks and trailers – NO EXCEPTIONS
◦ Capped trucks cannot, nor will be loaded – NO EXCEPTIONS
◦ Dump trucks, flatbed trucks, etc. will only be loaded with mulch and compost – NO FIREWOOD – NO EXCEPTIONS
◦ The bed of all trucks will be loaded with firewood as evenly as possible with the standard OEM sides of the truck.
The Zigler Road dropoff site
The Zigler Road site is for residential use only. Businesses may only use our site for a fee. The Zigler Road site is open while under construction. Learn more about The Zigler Road Dropoff Site.
Our Compost Facility in La Porte
The Solid Waste District runs a compost site at Zigler Road in La Porte where compost, mulch and certified debarked firewood are sold to the public. It is the only site in the county where yard waste may be disposed. Learn more about
Composting yard & food waste at home
Learn more about composting yard and food waste at home
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