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Due to the high demand and volume the Compost Site is currently out of compost. We project that in early August we will have compost available to residents and for purchase. We will update this information if compost becomes available earlier. 

Compost Site Photo 1For dropping off of recycling, yard waste, obtaining compost, or for refuse dumpster use, you may visit the Ypsilanti Township Compost Site. Please check in with gate attendant; proof of single-family home residency is required; excludes multi-unit complexes. Payment method accepted; CASH OR CHECK ONLY.

 

 

* Superior residents eligible for max reimbursement of $50.00 once per year.

Compost Site Prices

All prices are set at a minimum charge. Please do not leave materials outside gate.

ItemYpsilanti TownshipCity of YpsilantiSuperior TownshipAll Others
Compost  2 yd per Township address free/then $8/yd $12/yd $12/yd $12/yd
Wood Chips  3 yd per Township address free/then $5/yd $5/yd $5/yd $5/yd
Wood Mulch  $13.50/yd $13.50/yd $13.50/yd $13.50/yd
Economy Mulch  $8.50/yd $8.50/yd $8.50/yd $8.50/yd
Yard Waste  No Fee-Twp Residents Bill City $11.50/yd $11.50/yd* $13/yd
Wood > 1' dia.  $13/yd $13/yd $13/yd $13/yd
Trash  1 cyd. min.  $15/yd $22/yd $22/yd* $22/yd

Scrap Metal, Auto Batteries

 No Fee No Fee No Fee

No Fee

Freon related items  $10 each $20 each Bill Twp $20 each* $20 each

Recycle Container Photo

Acceptable Items for Composting: Brush, branches, grass, leaves, woodchips.

Acceptable Items for Recycling: Automobile batteries, freon related items: refrigerator/freezer (doors removed), de-humidifier, water cooler, air-conditioner etc., scrap metal, white goods: stove, dryer, washer, hot water heater, etc.

Unacceptable Items for Recycling: Antifreeze/motor oil/oil filters, tires (with or without rims), batteries, metal fencing.

The Recycle container at the Compost Site has the same rules as Curbside Recycle Collection

 

Acceptable Items for Trash (Refuse Dumpster): Carpet, drywall, furniture, landscaping timbers, lumber, mattress/box spring, dried latex paint, shingles.

Compost Site Photo 2Unacceptable Items for Trash (Refuse Dumpster): Computers and related items, concrete, propane tanks, tires, household chemicals, fluorescent tubes and bulbs, paint - oil base/enamel, dirt.

 

Compost Site Hours & Location

April - November
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday CLOSED

December - March
Saturday ONLY 9:00am - 4:00pm

2600 E Clark Rd.
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Contact Compost Site

734-482-6681

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Charter Township of Ypsilanti  •  7200 S. Huron River Dr. Ypsilanti, Mi 48197  •  (734) 484 - 4700

Mon. - Fri., 8:30am - 4:30pm  •  Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm daily