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St. Peters Yard Waste Collection Resumes in March, and Earth Centre Sales Begin March 5

February 25, 2019


Pictured: St. Peters Earth Centre


The City of St. Peters reminds customers that curbside yard waste collection and Earth Centre product sales will return during the month of March 2019. Yard waste acceptance hours at Earth Centre also will be extended beginning in March.

But, please keep in mind that Mid Rivers Mall Drive is currently closed to traffic at the Norfolk-Southern railway crossing north of I-70 due to construction. The road is expected to reopen in mid-March, weather permitting. CLICK HERE to learn more and view the detour route to access Earth Centre, 115 Ecology Drive.

Here is a breakdown of when St. Peters yard waste and garden product sales will be available:

  • Curbside yard waste collection will resume in St. Peters the first week of March after a month-long winter break.
  • During the month of March, residents can set out yard waste bags filled with leaves and garden material only after their brown yard waste cart gets full. A maximum of 20 yard waste bags may be placed curbside on collection day.

  • St. Peters Earth Centre will resume selling lawn and garden products such as Class A compost and double ground mulch on March 5 after a winter break.
  • Beginning March 5, product sales at Earth Centre will be available on these days and times: Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; and Sundays from noon-3:30 p.m.
  • Product sales at Earth Centre are not available on Mondays, Wednesdays or Thursdays.
  • Sunday hours for product sales will continue through May.

St. Peters residents who display a valid Resident Privilege Card receive lower resident rates on Class A compost, double ground mulch and topsoil.

  • During the first part of March, Earth Centre will continue to accept yard waste weekdays from 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and on Saturday, March 2, from 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m., (with no yard waste acceptance on Sunday, March 3).
  • Beginning March 4, the hours for yard waste acceptance at Earth Centre will change to: Monday-Saturday, 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and Sunday, noon-3:30 p.m.
  • Sunday hours for Earth Centre yard waste acceptance will continue through May.

St. Peters residents with a valid Resident Privilege Card may drop off up to 30 cubic yards of yard waste per calendar year at St. Peters Earth Centre free of charge. There is a nominal fee for non-residents and commercial customers.

St. Peters Earth Centre is located at 115 Ecology Dr. For more information, call 636-970-1456.