Dust off your compost cart, and locate your yard bags left over from last season. Weekly curbside compost collection resumes the week of Monday, April 2.
Compost carts are optional containers that allow residents to dispose of food waste, plate scrapings (including meat and bones), leaves, grass and other vegetation. Please keep in mind that the following items are not allowed in the compost cart:
- Rocks, stones or gravel.
- Branches over 6 inches in diameter or over 4 feet in length.
- Painted wood.
- Treated lumber.
- Plastic bags or containers.
- Kitty litter or dog droppings.
Residents may also dispose of grass, leaves and other yard waste in up to 30-gallon paper bags, which are sold at stores throughout the city. Learn more at www.a2gov.org/compost.