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City Compost Depots Close Saturday, November 10

For immediate release: November 2, 2018 - 4:01pm
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The City’s two compost depots will be closing for the season on Saturday, November 10. 

  What you can expect from us

  1. West – Highway 7 Depot located at the junction of Highway 7 and 11th Street West is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:50 p.m. until Saturday, November 10.
  2. East – Highway 5 Depot located off Highway 5 by the junction of Highway 41 and Zimmerman Road is open Thursday to Monday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:50 p.m. until Saturday, November 10.
  3. Visitors can load their own mulch and compost for free at the West depot while supplies last.
  4. Both City compost depots will re-open in the spring of 2019.

 How you can help us

  1. Bring your leaves, grass and non-elm branches to one of the City’s two compost sites. 
  2. Drop off Halloween pumpkins, decorative gourds and squash (without candles and decorations).
  3. Ensure all loads are covered when transported within City limits to prevent debris from blowing off vehicles.
  4. For more information including directions, visit saskatoon.ca/compost.