ATTENTION: The compost site is closed for the season.
Weather Permitting: If it is raining or has rained within the past 24 hours the site most likely will be closed. The road leading back to the site gets very muddy and the likelihood of vehicles getting stuck is high) Check the city website for updates on closures.
Permitted and acceptable compost items: Leaves, grass, and similar vegetation
Permitted and acceptable wood items: untreated scrap lumber, trees, tree branches, and brush
We are not permitted to accept plastic or paper bags, even though they are marketed as compostable / decomposable
Open ONLY to Harrisburg residents: You MUST have a copy of your water bill to utilize the compost site. If you don’t have a copy of your water bill you may request one at City Hall during regular business hours.
Most licensed waste haulers within Harrisburg offer yard waste disposal. Additionally, Mueller Pallets located just outside of Harrisburg near Exit 73 offers free disposal of branches and other used wood products.
Mueller Pallets: http://www.muellerpallets.com/waste.php
Lincoln County Transfer Station: https://www.lincolncountysd.org/Page.cfm/Departments/148/Transfer-Station Lincoln County Transfer Station located just east of Worthing at Exit 64.
Licensed Garbage Services in Harrisburg: http://harrisburgsd.gov/community/housing/
Novak Sanitary 338-7126
Waste Management 906-6036
A-Ok Sanitary 331-1103
Sioux Falls Sanitation 338-8055
Bolte’s Sunrise Sanitation 361-7936
R & S Sanitation 647-5371
Roo's Sanitation 498-1588