Saturday, April 19, 2014
City Of Marshalltown
Compost Facility

Location and Hours of Operation

The Compost Facility will open for the season on Monday, April 7, 2014.

The Compost Facility is located at 900 Woodland Street and is operated from approximately April through November, depending on weather. The facility has three part-time gatekeepers and is open seven days a week, through the operating season.

Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Hours: Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Hours: Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Permitted Materials

The facility accepts tree debris and yard waste. The Street Division processes the materials into wood chip mulch and compost. There is a charge for all materials going in and going out. Some General Fund money is used to subsidize the facility.

The local landfill does not accept trees, branches, leaves, brush, or yard and garden waste for disposal. These items should be brought to the Compost Facility!

Disposal Fees (approved contractors and vendors)

Yard Wastes

City of Marshalltown approved / labeled compost bags are sold at Hy Vee, Fareway, and the Compost Facility. Disposal of these bags at the Compost facility is FREE.

All non-approved bags (excluding Kraft paper / City approved bags) and other containers must be removed from the site.

Other container (minimum) $ 1.00
Pickup truck (small / 4' x 6') $ 4.00
Car / Van / SUV $ 4.00
Pickup truck (1/2 and 3/4 ton) $ 6.00
Pickup truck (1 ton) $10.00
Larger Truck $20.00
Small dump truck $20.00
Large dump truck $30.00
Grain or stock truck $40.00
Packer truck $45.00
Truck loading fee $10.00
Trailer small (4' x 6') $ 4.00
Trailer 4' x 8' to 4' x 10' $ 6.00
Trailer 8' x 10' $10.00
Larger Trailer $20.00

Tree Debris

Other container (minimum) $ 1.00
Pickup truck (small / 4' x 6') $ 4.00
Car / Van / SUV $ 4.00
Pickup truck (1/2 and 3/4 ton) $ 6.00
Pickup truck (1 ton) $10.00
Larger Trucks $20.00
Small dump truck $30.00
Large dump truck $45.00
Grain or stock truck $60.00
Trailer small (4' x 6') $ 4.00
Trailer 4' x 8' to 4' x 10' $ 6.00
Trailer 8' x 10' $10.00
Larger Trailer $20.00

Tree stumps will be accepted at prices listed above.

Product Sales

Compost

Small quantities $ 1.00
Pickup $30.00
Small dump truck $65.00
Large dump truck $90.00

Unscreened wood chip mulch

Per cubic yard $ 4.00
Pickup $20.00
Small dump truck $40.00
Large dump truck $70.00

Firewood (unprocessed)

Cord $10.00
Pickup $ 7.00
Small dump truck (1.6 Cords) $16.00
Large dump truck (2.8 Cords) $28.00
Grain or stock truck (3.4 Cords) $34.00