Compost Facility


The City of Elmira maintains a compost facility at its Public Works site.

The compost facility is open April through November everyday from dawn to dusk.  Only organic material (earth grown) leaves, brush, branches etc., can be dropped at the site free of charge.  The material is composted and made available free of charge to residents. City residents only. No contractors.

Please note that the facility is monitored by cameras.  Illegal dumping will be prosecuted.

Compost facility may be closed during certain times for maintenance.

Click here to view a map to the Compost Facility