Compost Site

Compost Site Schedule & Location

The compost site will open for the season on Saturday, April 3, 2021. Hours of operation on Saturdays are 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. In addition, the site will open on Wednesdays beginning April 7, from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. The City will provide a loader for loading chips and compost beginning Saturday, April 3. This loader will be available 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.

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.

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