Compost Site

Address: 9060 Wellington Street

The site is available to City of Richmond residents from April to November.  A Public Works staff member will be on site to verify proof of residency.  Compost Cards are attached to the bottom of the Ray County Real Estate Paid Tax Receipt. This card must be presented to gain entry to the compost site. If you misplace your receipt a duplicate can be purchased from the Ray County Collector for $1.00.

All rules and regulations must be followed at all times. No commercial dumping is allowed at the site.


  • Brush
  • Tree Limbs under 6 inch diameter and 4 feet length
  • Vegetation
  • Grass Clippings
  • Straw/Hay
  • Leaves
  • Paper/Compostable Bags


  • Plastic Trash Bags
  • Lumber
  • Metal
  • Tires
  • Trash

Heartland Waste provides weekly curbside pick-up of yard waste from April to October.  For more information, visit:  Weekly Yard Waste page.