SEASONAL COMPOST SITE HOURS

Beginning 5/4/20

Monday-Saturday 8am-4pm

Closed Sunday 

Closed all government holidays

Hours are subject to change

Compost rates and Tipping Fees

Compost Site @ 724 Zigler Road 

Compost $11.00 per cubic yard

 

Mulch (natural only) $11 per cubic yard

Fill Material $3 per cubic yard

Yard Tipping Waste Fees

Businesses- $5 per cubic yard

Residents- Free- Homeowner must accompany the load. 

ALL MATERIAL MUST BE DEBRIS FREE

FAILURE TO COMPLY WILL RESULT IN TERMINATION OF YOUR TIPPING PRIVILEGES

General Rules

- Items accepted will be grass, leaves, twigs, brush, branches, pine needles, pine cones, corn stalks, sod, bark, bushes, trees, and clean stumps. All items must be biodegradable. 

- Kraft paper leaf bags available at grocery and hardware stores may be used. Plastic bags must NOT be left behind as they do not decompose. 

- Unloading trucks is the responsibility of the resident. Residents are responsible for the hauling of these materials in their own containers and bags. Containers and plastic bags must NOT be left at the site. It is the resident's responsibility to take those containers and plastic bags back home with them. 

- No railroad ties, landscaping timbers, or wood fencing allowed. 

ABSOLUTELY NO TRASH WILL BE ALLOWED; THIS IS NOT A DUMP FOR GARBAGE

Firewood

2020 Pricing

Hardwood Prime Firewood

Pickup truck bed sizes:

Full Size (8' bed)- $70

Short (6' bed)- 60

Trailer- By estimate only

All other carriers are subject to pricing at the time of sale. 

Questions? Call Vince 219-363-8962 or

our office at 219-326-0014

On Saturdays call Abraham 219-344-1072

Please note:

  • Site personnel will load all trucks and trailers- NO EXCEPTIONS

  • Capped trucks cannot, and will not be loaded- NO EXCEPTIONS

  • Dump trucks, flatbed trucks, etc. will only be loaded with mulch and compost- NO FIREWOOD, NO EXCEPTIONS

  • The beds of all trucks will be loaded with firewood as evenly as possible with the standard OEM sides of the truck. 

Safety Recommendation:

  • NO sandals or flip flops, closed toe shoes ONLY

  • Young children should remain inside your vehicle

  • Gloves and eye protection should also be worn.

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2857 W. State Road 2

La Porte, Indiana 46350