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Saturday, May 4, 2019
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Memorial Park

(Compost will be located on Carmel Ave.)

City of Albany residents can pick up two free bags of compost per household during the Recreation Department's annual Memorial Park Clean-Up. Bring proof of Albany residency (ID, Waste Management bill, etc.), and come early because this giveaway will be first-come, first-served. After you pick up your compost, stick around and help clean up Memorial Park! 

*WM EarthCare Homegrown Compost™ is 100% local, and made from your own Bay Area yard trimmings and residential food scraps. Learn more at

For more information, please call or email Elizabeth Carrade at (510) 528-5762 or


Special thanks to Albany High School’s Earth Team and the City of Albany Public Works staff who helped check IDs and load compost during the 2018 event!

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