There is yard debris and some composting service for Bend, Redmond, and Sisters. Yard debris roll bins are picked up every other week, on the same week as glass recycling.

Cities of Sisters and Redmond:

Yard debris collection is included in your monthly service. For Redmond, yard debris collection is a fee service for which you can opt-in. In addition to your typical yard waste you can also add raw fruit and vegetable waste to your bin, making composting easier than ever. This is a great option for those that can’t or would rather not compost at home, but still want to make sure their valuable nutrients are being put to good use!

Acceptable Items in City of Sisters and Redmond Yard Debris Cart:

  • Raw fruit and vegetative waste
  • Tree and Shrub Trimmings
  • Leaves
  • Pine Needles
  • Grass Clippings (try grasscycling instead!)
  • Coffee grounds and tea bags

Unacceptable Items in Yard Debris Cart:

  • Meat, dairy, leftovers or bakery items
  • Fruit or vegetable stickers
  • Biodegradable or compostable food ware or bags
  • Plastic bags, wraps or containers
  • Any liquid cooking oil
  • Any processed or cooked fruits or vegetables
  • Eggshells and bones

City of Bend only:

Now accepting ALL FOOD WASTE in addition to ordinary yard debris items!

Acceptable Items in City of Bend Yard Debris Cart:

  • All food waste including bakery, meat including bones, eggshells, produce, leftovers, and dairy. (NEW as of 10/1/2019!)
  • Tree and Shrub Trimmings
  • Leaves
  • Pine Needles
  • Grass Clippings (try grasscycling instead!)
  • Coffee grounds and tea bags

Unacceptable Items in Yard Debris Cart:

  • Fruit or vegetable stickers
  • Biodegradable or compostable food ware or bags
  • Plastic bags, wraps or containers
  • Any liquid cooking oil

Want more information about Yard Debris Service?

Bend Garbage & Recycling
Areas north of Greenwood/Newport Avenue and Tumalo
541-382-2263

Cascade Disposal
Areas south of Greenwood/Newport Avenue and Sunriver
541-382-6660

High Country Disposal
Redmond, Sisters and surrounding areas
541-548-4984

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