Compost Site Schedule & Location
Update - Effective Wednesday, September 13, 2023 the hours of operation will change at the compost site from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. to 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. This will remain in effect until the site closes for the season on Wednesday, November 15, 2023. However, the site will still remain open on Saturdays through November 11, 2023 from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The City will provide a loader, for loading chips and compost, the first Saturday of every month until the site closes for the season.
*Please allow enough time for unloading as the compost site will close promptly at the posted times.*
NOTICE: It is against city ordinance to deposit any yard waste debris on City streets or right of ways other than City of Whitewater designated days.
If you have any questions please call the Department of Public Works at 473-0560.
The compost site is located at:
599 N. Jefferson Street
Whitewater, WI 53190
Compost Site Rules
The compost site is available to City of Whitewater residents only. Residents can bring yard waste to the site for disposal. Residents are required to empty the yard waste from any container used in the transportation of the yard waste and take the container home.
Residents can also help themselves to composted material or wood chips at the site. Residents must load their own compost or wood chips.
NOTICE: City Ordinance Chapter 12.08 – Street Obstructions, Section: 12.08.010 – Residents are prohibited from depositing any yard waste debris on city streets or right of ways other than City of Whitewater designated days.
If you have any questions please call the Department of Public Works at 262-473-0560.