City Compost Program for 2020

Screened Category A compost that can be used in community gardens (vegetables) is available to community gardens.

Please complete the community gardens compost request form.

After receiving approval, compost must be picked up by the Community Garden. Please contact the foreman on duty at least an hour or two ahead of your arrival to arrange the manpower and any equipment required.

Organizations are responsible for arranging pick up of the compost at the East Calgary Waste Management Facility at 3030 68 St SE. Please contact the East Calgary Foreman at 403.889.6864 to arrangements.

Loading Requirements:

  • The compost is loose, no bags or totes are available.
  • Organizations picking up small volumes of compost in personal cars, trucks or trailers will need to bring their own shovels and containers/tarps for loading purposes.
  • Organizations picking up large volumes of compost can contract a tandem truck and request that The City of Calgary staff use a Wheeled-Loader or Skid Steer to load the compost

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