Compost Site

Compost Site Schedule & Location

*Effective Wednesday, September 14, 2022 the compost site will be changing its hours of operation on Wednesdays from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. to 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.  This will remain in effect until the site closes for the season.  However, the site will still remain open on Saturdays from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. until further notice.  More information will be published when a closing date has been determined.

The City does provide a loader for loading chips and compost and it's available the first Saturday of every month until the site closes for the season. 

*Please allow enough time for unloading as the compost site will close promptly at the posted times.*

The compost site is located at:
599 N. Jefferson Street
Whitewater, WI 53190

Compost Site Rules

The compost site is available to City of Whitewater residents only. Residents can bring yard waste to the site for disposal. Residents are required to empty the yard waste from any container used in the transportation of the yard waste and take the container home.

Residents can also help themselves to composted material or wood chips at the site. Residents must load their own compost or wood chips.

NOTICE:  City Ordinance Chapter 12.08 – Street Obstructions, Section: 12.08.010 – Residents are prohibited from depositing any yard waste debris on city streets or right of ways other than City of Whitewater designated days.


If you have any questions please call the Department of Public Works at 262-473-0560.