Compost Facility Reopens February 16, 2019, after Temporary Closure

Date of release:  February 15, 2019

The City of Paducah Compost Facility located at 1560 North 8th Street will return to its normal operating hours for the public effective February 16, 2019.  The Facility has been closed to the public during the weekdays since January 14 for the routine grinding of brush.

The regular operating schedule for the Compost Facility is Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m.  It is closed on Sundays.  The Facility has compost available for purchase by the bucket load.  An approximately two yard bucket load of compost costs $20.  City of Paducah residents can drop off brush, leaves, and yard debris at no charge.

For more information about the Compost Facility which is operated by the City of Paducah Engineering-Public Works Department, visit or call the Engineering-Public Works Department at 270-444-8511.