Recycling Center Hours Change

Beginning November 1, 2017, the Recycling Center Main Office will be closed on Saturdays and will reopen on Saturdays beginning April 2018.

Beginning November 16, 2017, the Basswood Road and Woodland Drive Compost Sites will have new operating hours.  The Basswood Road Compost Site will be open Monday-Friday, 7:00 am to 4:00 pm and Saturday from 8:00 am until noon.  The Woodland Drive Compost Site will be closed until April 2018. 

Both Compost Sites and the Main Office are closed on Sundays and holidays.

 Unacceptable Items

  • Treated and Untreated Lumber
  • Ash
  • Branches wider than 6 inches in diameter or 5 feet long
  • Logs and Stumps
  • Animal waste or carcasses
  • Kitchen waste
  • Sod with the soil attached
  • Sand or Soil
  • Gravel, Rocks or Concrete
  • Construction and Demolition Waste
  • Trash, Garbage Bags, or Plastic

 Acceptable Items

  • Brush, branches and Christmas trees less than 6 inches in diameter and 5 feet long
  • Leaves
  • Grass and lawn clippings
  • Garden waste including pumpkins, fruit and vegetables
  • Woodchips and sawdust from untreated wood
  • Flowers and plants
  • Weeds
  • Sod with the soil removed

 Available Products and Services

Wood Mulch and Compost are available for a fee.  Deliveries can be arranged at the Main Office or by calling 683-4333.  Loading is generally available for small loads with trailers or open truck beds M-F from 7:30am to 3:30pm only.

 If you have any questions, visit us online or call the Manitowoc County Recycling Center at 920-683-4333.