Phone: 1-800-483-7700
Address: 2857 West State Road 2 Suite E LaPorte, IN 46350
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Compost Rates and Tipping Fees

EFFECTIVE January 1, 2015 (Subject To Annual Changes)

COMPOST FACILITY @ WESTVILLE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY – County Road 1100 W., Westville, IN

CLOSED 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. FOR LUNCH

COMPOST  $11.00 PER CUBIC YARD

Available MULCH -

Grade "A" Mulch(Natural Only) $11.00 PER CUBIC YARD

Grade "B" Mulch(Natural Only) $8.00 PER CUBIC YARD

YARD WASTE TIPPING FEES
   
◦    ALL MATERIAL MUST BE DEBRIS FREE.
    ◦    FAILURE TO COMPLY WILL RESULT IN TERMINATION OF YOUR TIPPING PRIVILEGES.
    ◦    TIPPING FEES FOR BUSINESSES: PLEASE CALL FOR QUOTES
    ◦    TIPPING FEES FOR RESIDENTS (HOMEOWNER MUST ACCOMPANY THE LOAD): FREE

HOURS:
   
◦    MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY 8:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
    ◦    CLOSED 11:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. FOR LUNCH
    ◦    SATURDAY HOURS: May 6th through June 24th, 2017 – 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    ◦    Weekday Closings for 2017 are – 1/2, 1/16/ 2/13, 2/20, 4/14, 5/29, 7/4. 9/4, 10/9, 11/10, 11/23, 11/24, & 12/25

Please note that 11/20-11/22, 2017 that we ask that you please call our office for availability of our compost site. Regular hours will resume 11/27/17. 

 

Questions? 219-785-2511 Ext. 4935 or Vince @ 219-363-8962

Click here to learn more about compost.

Also at the compost facility: Firewood

CLOSED 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. FOR LUNCH

2015 PRICING
Pickup truck bed sizes:
    ◦    Full Size (8' Truck Bed) = FS
    ◦    Short Bed (6' Truck Bed) = S
    ◦    Trailers = T
    ◦    All other carriers are subject to pricing at the time of sale.

Hardwood (Prime)
    ◦    FS = $70.00
    ◦    S = $60.00
    ◦    T = By Estimate Only

Debarked Campfire Wood
The Solid Waste District of La Porte County would like to publicly announce that they have met the requirements of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources for the sale of debarked wood for use in all Indiana State Parks. The cost of this wood which meets the requirements of Indiana’s Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine is $4.
Fireweed kindling $4 per bundle.

NOTE:
   
◦    Site personnel will load all trucks and trailers – NO EXCEPTIONS
    ◦    Capped trucks cannot, nor will be loaded – NO EXCEPTIONS
    ◦    Dump trucks, flatbed trucks, etc. will only be loaded with mulch and compost – NO FIREWOOD – NO EXCEPTIONS
    ◦    The bed of all trucks will be loaded with firewood as evenly as possible with the standard OEM sides of the truck.

 

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The Zigler Road dropoff site


The Zigler Road site is for residential use only. Businesses may only use our Westville site for a fee. The Zigler Road site is open while under construction. Learn more about The Zigler Road Dropoff Site.

 

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Our Compost Facility in Westville



The Solid Waste District runs a compost site at Westville Correctional Facility where compost, mulch and certified debarked firewood are sold to the public. It is also one of two sites in the county where yard waste may be disposed. Learn more about

Learn more about our Compost Facility in Westville.

 

Composting yard & food waste at home


Learn more about composting yard and food waste at home

Start Your Own Composting System, Year-Round Composting With Red Wigglers and Grasscycling: Save the Earth, Your Lawn, and Your Back!

Composting yard and food waste at home.

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