City of Defiance Compost Site
The City of Defiance offers a location for citizens to dispose of yard waste. The entrance drive is located along the west fence of General Motors. All private residents are welcome to take compost and mulch from the site when available.
Normal hours of operation until Nov. 21st, 2017. After Nov. 21st we will be open only the following dates:
Saturday November 25th, 2017 & Saturday December 2nd, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
CLOSING FOR THE SEASON – Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
Hours of Operation:
Tuesday and Thursday 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Closed on the following Holidays: Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 and Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
The Compost Site is available to Defiance City residents only and must show a valid driver’s license or utility bill to access the site.
Limbs (under 12″ in diameter)
Limbs exceeding 12″ in diameter
Trash (cans/plastics/automative parts/etc.)
Black Walnuts & Hulls
Commercial dumping is prohibited.
**Regulations and hours are subject to change.**
For Information call City of Defiance Water Pollution Control Division at 419-782-0841
Water Pollution Control
26273 State Route 281 East
Defiance, Ohio 43512
Assistant Superintendent – Kristi Babcock
More information on trash disposal:
information on home composting:
Compost Site Hours of Operation:
Tuesday and Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Closed on the following Holidays:
Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 and Thursday, November 23rd, 2017