Cost & Location

Cost & Location

Screened Compost available as of 5/18/21. Call 319-398-5163 to get latest supply information before heading down.


Residential and Business yard waste loads*

2250 A Street SW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday;  8:00am - 12:00pm Saturday
*Any size load accepted

Small residential yard waste loads only*

1954 County Home Road, Marion, Iowa
7:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday
*No stumps or branches larger than 4 inches in diameter

Yard Waste Fees

  • $24.00 per ton 
  • $5.00 minimum fee applies 
  • Scale has discretion to weigh and reject any load
  • Tipping fee doubles for loads containing garbage, recyclables, and other banned materials
  • $10.00 fee for residential uncovered/unsecured loads
  • $25.00 fee for commercial uncovered/unsecured loads

Compost & Wood Chips Fees

  • $24.00 per ton for compost
  • Free Wood Chips while supplies last
  • Available only at 2250 A Street SW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • Residents of Linn County may take compost for no charge
  • Businesses may purchase compost or wood chips at the listed rates
One vehicle at a time


The Agency accepts credit cards and debit cards, cash, and business checks. Payment is due at the time of service.

Business accounts may be established by calling (319) 377-5290.

Contact the Solid Waste Agency with any questions or concerns.