Address: Across the street from the Hazardous Waste Facility
(305 Silver Creek Rd NE, Rochester, MN 55906)
Phone: 507 328-7070 Fax: 507 328-7090
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Facility Hours: Open 7 days a week during daylight hours for yard waste drop off Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Olmsted County operates a yard-waste compost site that accepts leaves, grass clippings and several other forms of yard waste.
Finished compost can be purchased for a fee(85 KB) Monday through Saturday, 7:30 AM- 4:30 PM at the Scale House near the Waste-to-Energy Facility located at 301 Silver Creek Road NE in Rochester.
Vehicles must be loaded and out by 4:30 PM
Customers load their own compost and provide their own containers
$0.50 per 5 gallon container
$25.00 per ton
An Olmsted County employee is available to load 10,000 # (or greater) GVW vehicles for a price of $30.00 per ton from 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM Monday through Friday.
Click here to visit the MN Pollution Control Agency website to learn about composting in your own backyard.
Tree and Brush
Small quantities of trees and brush can be disposed at the Olmsted County Recycling Center Plus for a fee(85 KB).
For any additional questions please call 507 328-7070.