Bartholomew County Residents are welcome to self-load mulch and/or compost any time throughout the year during Yard Waste hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 am-4:30 pm or Saturday 8:00 am to 3:30 pm at the Columbus/Bartholomew Yard Waste Site. The Yard Waste Site is located adjacent to the Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center at 720 S. Mapleton Street. Please call 812.376.2614 for more info.
Mulch and Compost Loading
Senior Loading takes place the last two Wednesdays in March from 8am to 12am. Senior citizens of Bartholomew County are welcome to stop by the Yard Waste site located adjacent to the Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center and we will load one pick-up truck with mulch or compost at no cost.