05/11/23 IMPORTANT NOTICE: Effective May 11, 2023, the First Regional Compost Authority will begin ACCEPTING CLEAN WOOD CHIPS again.
03/10/23 IMPORTANT NOTICE: Effective March 10, 2023, the First Regional Compost Authority will DISCONTINUE THE ACCEPTANCE of stump grindings. We apologize for the inconvenience.
***Hours are subject to change due to staffing adjustment and inclement weather***
FOR THE PUBLIC AREA:
WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY: 8 AM - 4 PM
1st and 3rd SATURDAYS OF EACH MONTH: 8 AM - 1 PM
FOR THE COMMERCIAL AREA:
MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY and FRIDAY: 8 AM - 4 PM
NO SATURDAY HOURS
(Absolutely no exceptions for afterhours drop-offs!)
Welcome To FRCA
Welcome to First Regional Compost Authority website. Currently, if you are a Resident from any of the following Municipalities: Allen Township, Bath Borough, Bushkill Township, East Allen Township, Lehigh Township, Lower Nazareth Township, Moore Township, Northampton Borough, Catasaqua Borough you can drop off your yard waste at our facility.
We currently accept the following items:
- Leaves - loose or in 32 gallon containers
- Brush (natural and untreated wood) - Up to 12" diameter
- Christmas Trees - free of tinsel, lights, ornaments and plastic bags
- Yard Waste - hedge trimmings, garden and plant residue
- Grass clippings (special rules apply)