Compost Site

The seasonal compost site is located at the end of Strange Street, located next to the Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Whiting Compost Site - Strange Street

Hours of Operation for 2019

The municipal compost site is open starting April 17th, 2019 and closing November 20th, 2019.  The compost hours are described below.  The Public Works and Parks Committee reserves the right to adjust the schedule based on seasonal demands.

Mondays from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. 
Wednesdays from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Compost site is closed on holidays

Note: To accommodate fall lawn cleanup the Village compost site hours will be extended. Beginning October 14th the site will be open from 8 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday and Saturdays from 10 AM to 2 PM until the site closes on November 20th, 2019. 

Weather may affect the compost schedule.

Items Accepted at Compost

Grass, Leaves & Branches up to 6" diameter are accepted.
No stumps or roots, garbage, or recyclable materials are accepted.
Please cover trailers to avoid losing yard waste!
Please keep sticks and branches separate from grass and leaves.

Finished Compost and Wood Chips (when available) are provided free of charge to Village Residents.