The Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District hosts three yard trimmings drop-off sites free-of-charge to Hamilton county residents, during the times and hours listed below. Please read the guidelines below prior to taking advantage of this service.
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If you prefer to compost your yard trimmings at home, click here for information on backyard composting.
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East: Bzak Landscaping* — 3295 Turpin Lane (off Rt. 32), Anderson Township MAP
North: Rumpke Landfill —Struble Road and Colerain Avenue, Colerain Township MAP
West: Kuliga Park — 6717 Bridgetown Road, Green Township MAP
(Material MUST be bundled or bagged and site operator reserves the right to refuse unbundled material. Dumping material outside of program hours is prohibited.)
March 19–November 27, 2016
Saturdays and Sundays
11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
All sites closed Sunday, March 27, 2016
*Bzak Landscaping is also open during the week, 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in addition to the weekend hours. Closed March 27, May 30, July 4, September 5, and November 24, 2016.
January 7 and January 14, 2017
Saturdays only; Noon – 3:00 p.m.
*Bzak Landscaping is also open January 9 – 13, 2017; 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. in addition to the Saturday hours.
Brush and tree branches must be cut into lengths of 4 feet or less and must be no larger than 12 inches in diameter.
Brush and tree branches must be bundled with twine. Bundles must not be heavier than 50 pounds.
Yard trimmings must be brought to locations in containers or bags—brown paper bags preferred.
Before dropping off your Christmas tree, please remove ornaments, tinsel, tree bags, etc.
Containers and plastic bags will be returned.
Yard trimmings in commercial vehicles or from commercial establishments cannot be accepted.
No large trailers or trucks larger than pickups.
No pallets, boards, nails, fence or wire accepted.
No bricks, stones or soil accepted.
Illegal dumping prohibited.
All children must stay inside vehicles.
Hamilton County residents only.