It is illegal to put yard, garden, or tree waste into the garbage. Options for managing yard waste are listed below.
Search the Disposal Directory for an interactive map of yard waste drop-off sites and for drop-off sites outside of Washington County.
Call first to verify fees, days, hours, and materials accepted.
The Northern Yard Waste Site, 5527 170th Street North, Hugo, is free and open to Washington county residents. Accepted items include leaves, grass, brush and tree waste. Location and hours.
Open to everyone. Fees apply.
Open to listed city-residents only.
Some waste haulers pick‐up yard waste at the curb. Contact your hauler for details.
Leaves, grass, and plant trimmings can be combined with fruit and vegetable scraps in a home compost bin to create a rich organic material for your lawn and garden.
ORDER A COMPOST BIN