Yard Waste Centre in Somers

The Village of Somers operates a Yard Waste Centre, for specified organic materials to be recycled or composted, for the benefit of Village and Town of Somers  residents only.  Commercial contractors and non-residents are NOT permitted to use this facility.  Video surveillance cameras are located on site and violators will receive a minimum fine of $500.00.


The Yard Waste Centre is located on the Village/Town Hall property.  A sign is posted at the entrance located on the paved driveway between the Public Works garage and the tall Salt Barn building.


Hours of Operation

  • Seasonal – April  through December
  • Daily 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. without appointment
  • Gates are locked when closed.


Yard Waste – Rules

  • Grass clippings permitted
  • Leaves permitted (we prefer leaves bundled in biodegradable bags but will accept loose)
  • Small pruned plants, shrubs and tree debris under 8″ in diameter and cut in 3′-0″ lengths permitted
  • Christmas trees are permitted – free from tinsel, ornaments, and lights
  • No tree stumps
  • No tree trunks, limbs, branches over 8″ in diameter
  • No sod
  • No sand
  • No rock
  • No broken concrete or flower pots