Compost Site

The City of Forest Lake's Compost Site is located at 20001 Forest Boulevard North and Forest Lake residents can drop off leaves/grass clippings and brush up to 3 inches in diameter at no charge (be prepared to show proof of residency). The compost site's hours are as follows:

Spring Hours (April 23-May 31)

  • Monday 1:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Wednesday 1:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Saturday 9 am - 4:30 pm
  • Sunday 9 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Hours (June 4 through October 1)


  • Wednesday 1:30 pm - 7 p.m.
  • Saturday 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Fall Hours (October 1 through November 25)


  • Monday and Wednesday 1:30 p.m. - Dark
  • Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Compost Site Location


Image of Fall Leaves