Compost Site


Compost site is scheduled to reopen April 15th, 2024



Seasonal Hours 

  • Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Saturdays 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
  • Closes for the winter at the first snow



  • Free for residential loads
  • $25/commercial load 


City of Lake Crystal Compost Site


From State Highway 60, take County Road 20 North. Go over the railroad tracks and turn right at the first road after the tracks. The compost site is located at the end of the road. 

City of Lake Crystal Compost Site Map



Important Information


All items left at the compost site must be natural.

The compost site will not be open during inclement weather.


Accepted Items

  • Leaves & grass clippings
  • Brush
  • Tree branches
  • Dirt (Small amounts only, must be clean with no sod)


Unacceptable Items

  • Concrete
  • Steel
  • Batteries
  • Tires
  • Any forms of plywood.