March 06, 2021

Compost Center

The City of Marshall will operate a grass clippings, brush, and other green waste compost site for use by Marshall City Residents at the Dept. of Public Works garage at 619 Homer Rd, Marshall, MI. Users of the site will be asked to present identification confirming residency.

Punch Cards are REQUIRED beginning again in spring 2021.        Click here for more Details.

For-hire carriers and contractors will not be allowed use of the site.

The compost site will not accept:                       

  • construction materials
  • plastics of any kind
  • trees or limbs over 6 inches in diameter
  • stumps
  • concrete
  • food waste
  • others items as determined by the City      

The compost site will offer material for purchase:

  • There is compost available at this time
  • Wood chips are available free

The site will be closing for the season on November 21, 2020.

The hours of operation will be:

Tuesday - 3:00 - 5:30pm   

Friday - 9am - 3pm

Saturday - 9am - 3pm 




The Public Works Department will be picking up Christmas Trees placed at the curb the week of January 4 (weather dependent.)  Please do not place trees in the street.  Trees are chipped for recycle; so please remove all nails, decorations, or any other hazardous materials on or in the tree.  Trees that are placed in plastic bags will NOT be accepted.

This will be the only pass through the city.  

If you have any questions please call Phil Smith, DPW Superintendent at 269-558-0324.