Compost

The City of Albertville has a compost site that is open seven days that is available to residents of both Albertville and Otsego.

Accepted Items:
The compost area is exclusively used for organic materials that degrade quickly.  This includes grass clippings, leaves, mulch, flowers, weeds, sod and garden waste. Bags must be removed when dumping these items.

Small trees less than 3” in diameter, branches, brush, bushes and other natural wood products are accepted and need to be placed in a separate wood and brush pile at the site.

Free Items:
Black dirt and wood chips are available at the compost site for Albertville residents.

Directions:
Travel east on CR 37 (CSAH37) heading toward Otsego and take a left onto MacIver Avenue NE. You will go about ½ mile on MacIver Avenue NE until you see the compost site sign. Take a left on the gravel/dirt road.

 

**Contractors who perform tree and brush services for hire are not permitted to use the site. No dumping of stumps, oversized tree trunks, lumber, rocks, clay, spoils from excavating, concrete, bituminous or any other non-organic material. Dumping of garbage, petroleum products, chemicals, electronic equipment, appliances and other inorganic items is prohibited.