Dropping Temps and Falling Leaves
Fall is here in Salt Lake City and leaves are beginning to drop.
This is a friendly reminder to please use your brown compost containers to dispose of leaves. The brown bins go to the compost facility at the Salt Lake Valley Landfill.
Have a lot of leaves?
- Try composting leaves in your own yard, in a compost can or mulching them into your flower beds or gardens. Read our blog post detailing how and why this is a beneficial practice.
- Rather than a chore to be conquered all at once, rake enough leaves each week just to fill the can.
- Temporarily store extra leaves in your yard, in a pile, or in a large sturdy container and feed them into your yard waste can each week.
Extra Brown Containers
Containers can be requested anytime during the year except for February and March when compost collection is temporarily suspended. Read more