Yard Waste Site

Yard Waste Site

Victoria Yard Waste Site

Make yard clean up a little easier by bringing your compostable yard waste to the City of Victoria's compost collection site.

The City of Victoria has opened the compost collection site on weekends throughout the summer and into the fall. The site will be monitored by a security camera and open to Victoria residents for compostable yard waste only. No non-compostable items are allowed at the site.

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The Yard Waste Site is now open for the season!

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Compostable Yard Waste
Yard waste, no larger than 4" in diameter and cut into 4' lengths, will be accepted at the collection site. All items must be de-bagged (unless they are compostable) before dropping off at the collection site.

Acceptable yard waste items include:
  • Grass Clippings
  • Leaves
  • Plant Trimmings
  • Branches
  • Organic Garden Debris (Plant Material)
Non-acceptable yard waste items include:
  • Chemically Treated Items
  • Soil, Dirt, Rocks, Gravel
  • Concrete and Cement
  • Plastics, Metals, Glass
  • Garbage

Collection Site Location
Address: 1416 Stieger Lake Lane, Victoria, MN 55386
Parking: Parking Lot
Neighborhood: Central Business District
Trail and Park Connection: Explore the start of Lake Minnetonka Regional Trail nearby that stretches all the way to Hopkins, Minnesota. 

Know Before You Go
Collection Site Hours
  • Open Sunrise to Sunset on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
Collection Site Eligibility
  • Only residents of Victoria, Minnesota can drop compostable yard waste off at the collection site.
  • No commercial waste allowed.
Collection Site 2024 Season
  • Opens Friday, April 12, 2024
  • Closes Sunday, November 24, 2024

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The Yard Waste Composting Collection Site at the Former Public Works Building is maintained by the City of Victoria Public Works Department.
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Carver County Composting Resources

Additional information about organics and yard waste, recycling, and an A-Z Disposal Guide for Carver County residents and businesses can be found at Carver County Environmental Services.
Other Composting Resources

Residential collection, seasonal and/or on-demand, is offered by the following local vendors. 
Randy's Environmental Services 763-972-3335
Republic Services 952-941-5174
Suburban Waste Services 952-937-8900
Waste Management 320-485-4061

The following compost sites are owned and operated by private entities and are open to residents and businesses year-round.
Eklund Yard and Tree Disposal Watertown 612-723-9500
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Organics Recycling Shakopee 952-403-7030
The Mulch Store Minnetrista 952-446-1056
The Mulch Store Shakopee 952-445-2139

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