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.
CITY COMPOST SITE
The City Compost Site has opened for the season on April 6, 2019 to November 16, 2019, located at 9060 Wellington Street, Richmond, MO
Compost is open every Saturday 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
For residents with valid compost card. Click here for how to obtain a compost card and compost/brush site regulations.
TRASH REMOVAL HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
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.
TRASH REMOVAL SCHEDULE BY WARD
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.