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Compost bins for city

compost bins

Home compost bins are available to Woodinville residents.

compost bins Home compost bins will be available for Woodinville residents at a discounted price of $15 on Saturday, March 22, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Metro Park & Ride lot in Woodinville. The event is sponsored by the City of Woodinville and is funded by the King County Solid Waste Division and the Washington State Department of Ecology.
   The bins are available to the first 360 residents on a first-come, first-served basis. Announcement cards were mailed to Woodinville residents. That card and proof of Woodinville residency will be required in order to receive a bin. Expert composters will be available to give tips and free composting education materials will be available.
   The extra-large circular bins, 3 feet in diameter, save space and are rodent and canine resistant. The bins come ready to assemble and easily fit into any car. For more information, call the City of Woodinville at 489-2700, extension 285.