FREE COMPOST AVAILABLE AT MONROE COUNTY TRANSFER STATIONS
Monroe County and Monroe County’s yard waste contractor will offer free compost (nutrient-rich black dirt) to the residents of unincorporated Monroe County at the County’s three transfer stations on Saturday, May 14, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or until it is gone. Residents can fill one 32-gallon trash can or six 5-gallon buckets with compost. Proof of residency is required in the form of a driver’s license, utility bill, tax bill, etc. Residents are limited to one pick-up. If the need surpasses availability, another compost delivery will be scheduled for distribution in the future.
Monroe County’s transfer station locations:
Cudjoe Key, MM 21.5, Blimp Rd.
Long Key, MM 68
Key Largo, 1100 County Rd. 905
The Department of Agriculture has suspended Monroe County’s residential mulching program indefinitely due to the presence of Citrus disease.
A limited supply of free mulch is available on a limited by request basis: