Compost giveaway to support local charities May 6 – May 11, 2019

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This news item was posted on 4/29/2019 11:25:00 AM and is an archived post

May 6 to May 11 (while quantities last), residents of Niagara region can collect 1 to 3 bags of compost per vehicle per day during regular business hours. Each bag of compost is 20 litres in size.

In exchange for the compost, residents must donate non-perishable food items or cash in support of Fort Erie COPE (Community Outreach Program – Erie), Grimsby Benevolent Fund, The HOPE Centre, and Project SHARE. The number of compost bags given to each resident in exchange for a donation is at the discretion of the attendant.

Compost is available to residents of Niagara Region at the following locations:

Bridge Street Landfill
1300 Bridge Street, Fort Erie
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturdays: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Humberstone Landfill
700 Humberstone Road, Welland
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturdays: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.?

*Niagara Road 12 Landfill
Concession Road 7, West Lincoln
Monday: Closed
Tuesday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturdays: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Recycling Centre
5030 Montrose Road, Niagara Falls
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
**Saturday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

*Compost is available to residents of Grimsby, Pelham, Lincoln and West Lincoln only

** Recycling Drop-off Depot not open; compost pick-up only

For more information about Niagara Region’s waste management services, call the Info-Line at 905-356-4141 or 1-800-594-5542, or visit

Andrew Winters
Niagara Region
905-980-6000 ext. 3748
[email protected]

Posted on: 4/29/2019 11:25 AM - Category: In the News