FREE WOOD-CHIP MULCH processed through Yard Waste Recycling at
the City of Richmond Compost, located at 9069 S Wellington Street, Richmond, MO
Residents should bring a shovel and container to self-load the materials. City Staff will be there with loader for filling truck beds.
Take as much as you want! Free to all residents.
Compost is open every
Saturday 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Holiday Collection Schedule 2019
Heartland Waste provides services on all Holidays with the exception of the following:
New Years Day – Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Memorial Day – Monday May 27, 2019
4th of July – Thursday July 4, 2019
Labor day – Monday September 2, 2019
Thanksgiving – Thursday November 28, 2019
Christmas – Wednesday December 25, 2019
New Year’s Day – Wednesday January 1, 2020
If your pick up falls on or following one of these days, your trash will be picked up one day late.
Ward 1 – Monday
Ward 2 – Tuesday
Ward 3 – Wednesday
Ward 4 – Thursday
Acceptable and Non-Acceptable Recycling Materials
Steel and tin food and beverage cans. Aluminum cans. Please rinse.
We accept all plastics with the recycling symbol on them #1through #7, such as milk, juice, soda, and water bottles. As well as, mixed colored plastics: laundry detergent, fabric softener, bleach, shampoo and dish washing detergent bottles. Wal-Mart bags are accepted. Please rinse out and remove all caps and lids.
HDPE Bottles that cannot be accepted include:
* Oil Bottles, Miscellaneous automotive product bottles (gas treatment, brake fluids, hydraulic fluid, etc.)
Bundled with string or placed in a paper sack.
Cardboard & Chipboard Boxes:
Old cardboard containers and chip board boxes: cereal boxes and other food boxes. Please flatten. This also includes packing paper.
Mixed Office Paper:
White paper, envelopes, card stock, and computer paper.
GLASS & STYROFOAM IS NOT ACCEPTED
This list can also be found at www.heartlandwaste.com.