Compost Facility

Aerial view of the compost facility.Location & Hours

The compost facility is located at 100 Windy Lane (intersection of Beagle Club Road and West Middlesex Drive) Carlisle, PA 17013.

Dates and hours of operation are: 


  • Saturday's 8:00 am to Noon

March 1st thru October 14th

  • Monday's 8:00 am to Noon
  • Wednesday's 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • Saturday's 8:00 am to Noon

October 21st thru December 9th

  • Saturday's 8:00 am to Noon

If a holiday falls on a day that the compost site is normally open, the site will be closed that day.

Weather events may require the site to be open for additional days/hours. Information will be posted on the Township's website and Facebook page.


  • You may only dump when your load has been inspected and you have received instructions from the site attendant. The attendant has the final say as to whether you may unload or not. The attendant is not permitted to load or unload material. 
  • This site is for Middlesex and North Middleton Township residents only. 
  • When using the site, you will need to bring picture identification with your current address.
  • The site is under surveillance 24 hours a day, and you are so notified that your visit to the site will be recorded.
  • No contractor drop off is permitted. Residents only.
  • No dumping while the site is closed or unattended.

If you have any questions about the Compost Facility, you can call Middlesex Township at 717-249-4409.

  1. Items Accepted
  2. Items Not Accepted
  • Christmas trees
  • Leaves
  • Shrubs (no roots)
  • Shrubbery clippings
  • Branches cut into 6-foot lengths and no larger than 12 inches in diameter