UPDATE: THE FACILITY IS REOPENING TO THE PUBLIC ON MAY 17.
Date of release: April 30, 2021
Due to routine grinding of brush, the City of Paducah Compost Facility located at 1560 North 8th Street will be closed to the public starting Monday, May 3. The closure is expected to last approximately two weeks.
What is the Compost Facility? The Compost Facility is operated by the Public Works Department. The regular operating schedule for the Facility is Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. The Facility accepts brush, leaves, and yard debris from Paducah residents at no charge. Compost and wood chips are available for purchase by the bucket load. An approximately two-yard bucket load of compost costs $20.
For more information about the Compost Facility, call the Public Works Department at 270-444-8511.