Compost Site

The Alma Compost site is approximately 1 1/2 miles south of Alma on US Highway 183 and then West up the hill.  (Second right turn after you cross Harlan County Lake)


The COMPOST SITE accepts, grass, trees, leaves, and garden waste. The locations for dumping the material are clearly marked (grass clippings to the south and everything else to the north) please take care and do not inter-mingle material. Please do not leave your trash bags at the COMPOST SITE, please take them back with you and toss in your trash toter.  Please help us keep our compost site and report anything or anyone not following the rules of the compost site.
Spring/Summer Hours: Effective 4/01/2024
Monday 9:00 AM - Dark
Wednesdays 9:00 AM - Dark
Saturdays 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Fall/Winter Hours: Effective 10/01/2024
Wednesdays 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturdays 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM


Access is available other than posted hours, either by renting a key for a day or on a yearly basis. 

Please contact the City Office for more details.

Compost Site Info