City of Elmira Compost Center


In order to comply with the social distancing guidelines, the Compost Center at the City of Elmira, located at 840 Linden Place, will remain closed until further notice. The City will assess the center on a month to month basis.

We encourage City residents to use the County Compost site located off of Chemung Street in the Village of Horseheads which is open 5 days a week; Tuesday and Thursday from 9 AM to 5 PM; Wednesday and Friday from 9 AM to 3 PM; and Saturday from 8 AM to 1 PM. Social distancing measures will be in place to protect the public and employees.

We thank the public for their patience and understanding as we navigate through this time.

Press release located here