No curbside collection on Thanksgiving, Nov. 23. Collection is delayed one day for the remainder of the week with Friday collection on Saturday. 
For MWA facility holiday hours, click here.

Metro Compost Center

About the Facility

Metro Compost Center no longer accepts yard waste for disposal. The facility will remain open to sell Turf Gold to commercial companies, organizations and residents. Commercial and residential customers can dispose of yard waste at Metro Park East and Metro Park West Landfills. 

Address
1601 Harriet St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50317

Phone
515.244.0021

Fax
515.244.1783

Hours
Metro Compost Center is open to commercial companies, organizations and residents to purchase Turf Gold compost. Cash, credit card and checks are accepted for payment.

Monday to Friday
8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m..

Weekends
Closed

Holiday Hours
Closed on major holidays. View Holiday Hours & Closings.

Purchasing Compost See Retail & Wholesale pages.

SCRUB Events

This facility hosts Des Moines SCRUB events. Learn more at the City of Des Moines website or call 515.283.4950.