The District hosts three yard trimmings drop-off sites free-of-charge to Hamilton county residents. Please read the guidelines below prior to taking advantage of this service. All material collected is composted by respective contractors.
If you prefer to compost your yard trimmings at home, click here for information on backyard composting.
If you live in the City of Cincinnati and want to learn more about the City's bi-weekly curbside collection program, click here.
Click here for a PDF of the 2017 Yard Trimmings Flyer.
East: Bzak Landscaping—3295 Turpin Lane (off Rt. 32), Anderson Township MAP
West: Kuliga Park—6717 Bridgetown Road, Green Township MAP
North: Rumpke Landfill—Struble Road and Colerain Avenue, Colerain Township MAP
March 25 – November 19, 2017
Saturdays and Sundays
11:30 am–5:00 pm
All Sites Closed April 16
*Bzak Landscaping is also open during the week, 7:30 am–5:00 pm in addition to the weekend hours. (Closed May 29, July 4, and September 4)
January 6 and January 13, 2018
Brush and tree branches must be cut into lengths of 4 feet or less and must be no larger than 12 inches in diameter.
Brush and tree branches must be bundled with twine. Bundles must not be heavier than 50 pounds.
Yard trimmings must be brought to locations in containers or bags – brown paper bags preferred.
Before dropping off your Christmas tree, please remove ornaments, tinsel, tree bags, etc.
Containers and plastic bags will be returned.
Yard trimmings in commercial vehicles or from commercial establishments cannot be accepted.
No large trailers or trucks larger than pickups.
No pallets, boards, nails, fence, or wire accepted.
No bricks, stones, or soil accepted.
Ilegal dumping prohibited.
All children must stay inside vehicles.
Hamilton County residents only.