Yard Waste

Beginning January 1, 2020, there will be a charge for commercial yard waste drop-off. All commercial yard waste must go to 6641 Buyea Road, Canastota and go over the scales before unloading.

Residential Yard Waste - No Charge, bring to any of the 4 transfer stations and see an attendant before unloading.
Commercial Yard Waste, Buyea Road ONLY - $25.00 per ton, must go over the scales before unloading.

Accepted Materials:

  • Grass clippings
  • Leaves
  • Weeds
  • Wood Chips/Mulch
  • Brush and Branches (up to 6 inches in diameter and no longer than 10 feet in length)

Stumps and oversized tree waste can be brought to the Scalehouse and cost $35.00 per ton. There is a $15.00 minimum charge to use the scale.

NOT Accepted:

  • Any contaminated product
  • Treated Wood, Construction Debris, Plastic, Dirt, Trash, Concrete, Stone or Metal
  • Coal Ashes
  • Plastic Bags

When available, wood chips and compost are FREE to Madison County Residents. NOT for Commercial Business.