Compost Facility Out of Compost and Wood Chips - April 2023

Date of Release: 
April 17, 2023

Effective immediately, the City of Paducah Compost Facility located at 1560 North 8th Street does not have compost or wood chips available for purchase. The facility is open to accept brush, leaves, and yard debris from Paducah residents at no charge. There is a fee for contractors and those outside the City limits to drop off yard debris.

What is the Compost Facility? The regular schedule for the Compost Facility, which is operated by the Public Works Department, is Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. Premium compost, wood chip compost, and raw wood chips are available for purchase by the bucket load. Contact the Public Works Department at 270-444-8511 to inquire about product availability and for the operating schedule since the facility closes periodically for the grinding of brush.