Composting

The Town of Carstairs is committed to municipal sustainability and promotes safe environmentally sound practices throughout the community. That includes promoting the value of composting.

The compost recycle bin is located at 229 9 Avenue North and is available to residents 24/7 (NO CONTRACTORS) March 15, 2016 through October 2016.

Acceptable items:
-grass clippings
-leaves
-tiny branches SMALLER than 1" in diameter and 6" in length 
-NO ORGANICS (potato peels vegetables fruit egg shells)

Branch Disposal Site

The branch disposal site is located across the street from the Recycle Center and is available to residents (NO CONTRACTORS) March 15, 2016 through October 2016.  Hours are 7AM to 4PM Monday to Friday.  

Acceptable items:
-tree branches no bigger than 6" in diameter
-no stumps