Compost / Green Waste Disposal

The City of Sanger accepts compost and green waste at the City Corporation Yard. The Corporation Yard is located at 333 North Avenue (east of Academy Avenue - follow the signs).

Fees & Load Size

The cost is $10 per load, i.e, half ton truck bed or trailer under 16 feet. There is no limit on the number of loads, and no appointment is necessary.

Acceptable Materials

Acceptable materials include:

  • Grass clippings
  • Leaves
  • Shrubbery
  • Tree branches and pruning

Restrictions

  • No stumps will be accepted.
  • Roots must be free of dirt.
  • We are unable to accept any pruning larger than 4 inches in diameter or longer than 5 feet.
  • We are unable to accept any variety of the following (including cuttings):
    • Banana plants
    • Cactus
    • Palm trees
    • Yucca plants

Resident Requirements

This service is available to residents inside the City limits and a current City of Sanger utility bill and identification is required.

Payment Options

Prepayment

You can prepay at City Hall (1700 7th Street) with cash, check or credit card. 

You will receive a voucher per $10 fee prepaid. You must present the voucher to staff at the time of arrival at the Corporation Yard.

Utility Bill

If you do not present a prepaid voucher, a $10 fee per load will be added to your utility bill.

More Information

For questions or more information, please contact us by calling 559-876-6300.