Compost Center

Compost Site

The Compost Site is located north of HWY 20 (Washington Avenue) at West Road, and accepts yard waste, garden waste, leaves and brush. Mount Pleasant proof of residency is required.

The Compost Site opens Saturday, April 6th 2019 and remains open through Saturday, November 30th (weather permitting). The hours of operation are Wednesdays from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

ONLY the following materials will be accepted on-site:

  • grass clippings
  • leaves - separated from branches
  • brush and branches (maximum 7' long and 4" diameter)


  • milled lumber or fencing
  • sod - soil - rocks - concrete
  • garlic mustard
  • garbage or recyclables

Compost Site Regulations (PDF)

Please call the Village Hall at 262-664-7800 if further information is needed.

River & Creek Pollution

Click on the brochure for more information about yard waste disposal, and its impact on our environment. 

Oil & Anti-Freeze Drop-off

The Village Department of Public Works (DPW) Facility at 8700 Campus Drive offers a public waste oil and antifreeze collection site. Reservoirs for drop-off are located at the south end of the Public Works facility with access via the south driveway. Residents may drop off waste oil and antifreeze 24 hours a day, seven days a week.