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Mailing Address:

2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte,
NC 28208

Office Location:


2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte,
NC 28208

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

General Inquiries
311 or (980) 314-3867

​​​​​​​Compost and Yard Waste Facilities

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                                                                                          **** Wood Size Limitations**** 
                                                                   Length must always be LESS THAN 5 feet long

Hickory Grove & North Mecklenburg Recycling Centers:
1) Length less than 5 feet long; and 
2) No more than 24 inches in diameter.

Compost Central & Foxhole:
1) Length less than 5 feet long; and
2) No more than 48 inches in diameter.​

 

 
​Our grinding equipment cannot safely handle logs above the diameters listed above. Logs greater than these sizes can be accepted at LCID Landfills. Thanks for your assistance in following these requirement.  
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General Information

Yard Waste collection is generally available curbside for all residential customers in Mecklenburg County. Please check with your service provider (City or Town) for specifics of residential curbside collection in your area.


Bring us your Yard Waste

Mecklenburg County operates four yard waste and processing centers. You can self-haul materials to these facilities, but please note there will be charges. You can self-haul materials to these facilities, but please not there will be charges based on the size of and type of vehicle. See Fee Chart. Regarding wood and logs, there are size limitations on what we can accept. See wood size limitations here. We do not accept any logs larger than 48 inches in diameter or longer than 5 feet in length. Special note: the Hickory Grove and North Meck sites are limited to 23 inches diameter logs​


Hours of Operation:
Foxhole, Hickory Grove & North Mecklenburg
Monday - Saturday: 7am - 4pm

Compost Central
Monday - Friday: 7am - 5pm
Saturday - 7am - 4 pm

Acceptable Materials:
Leaves (unbagged please)
Brush (unbagged please)
Grass Clippings (unbagged please)
Clean pallets less than 5' in length
Limbs less than 5' in length
Bamboo less than 3' in length
NO paint, plastic or metal
NO tree stumps, roots, sod, or dirt
Compost and Yard Waste Facilities
Purchase Compost and Mulch
Please call for product availability. All products are sold on a first-come first-serve basis and delivery is limited to Mecklenburg County.



 

 

 

 

 

Address

Mailing Address:

2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte,
NC 28208

Office Location:


2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte,
NC 28208

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

General Inquiries
311 or (980) 314-3867