Compost Site

The City of Forest Lake compost site has closed for the 2018 season.  See you in the Spring!!

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 21)


  • 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