Yard Waste

Yard Waste Options

Waste Management Yard Waste Service

Arkansas state law prohibits the disposal of yard waste (leaves, grass, brush clippings, flowers, etc.) in landfills.  

Effective Oct. 1, 2021, Waste Management will no longer provide Yard Waste bags, they will be replacing those with Yard Waste stickers.

  • Stickers will be sold at a 5 sticker minimum, no maximum amount.
  • Price per sticker is $.95
  • CHECK or MONEY ORDER ONLY , made out to Waste Management. 
  • Stickers must be attached to customers bag/bundle to be collected.
  • Customers must supply their own 30 gallon-bags, anything over 30 gallons will not be collected due to weight.
  • Stickers will be sold at City Hall, by phone 479-306-7878 or via email at bags@wm.com.
  • Yard waste pick-up will be on MONDAYS unless otherwise rescheduled due to a holiday. 
  • If you want to dispose of your own yard waste you can take your bagged yard waste to the compost site at the landfill in Tonitown, there will be a charge per bag.  
  • Holidays: The following holidays are observed - Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. Service will be suspended on these holidays but Waste Management will make up collection on the next business day following the holiday.

    Billing Information: Waste Management is the sole provider of trash service for the City of Farmington. You will be billed quarterly in advance for trash and recycle service. Payment is due upon receipt and is deemed late is not received within thirty (30) days of the date on statement. Past due customers are subject to suspension of service as well as late fee charges and a reinstatement fee not to exceed $35.00 To change address, setup new service, cancel existing service, or inquire about your service, please call  479-306-7878.

    NOTE: Not paying your bill or not putting trash out does not suffice as cancellation of service.

    Operating hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    The facility is also opened on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon using the following schedule:
    November through March site open the first Saturday of each month excluding holidays.
    April through October site open the first two Saturdays of each month excluding holidays.

    The rates for non-residents to drop off yard waste only is as follows:

    • Compact pick-up truck $5.00
    • Full size pick-up truck $8.00
    • Trailers up to 14 ft. long $10.00
    • Trailers over 14 ft. long $15.00

    The facility is located at 1708 Armstrong Ave. in southeast Fayetteville. From 15th Street and School Ave. travel east on 15th Street and turn right onto Armstrong Ave. go past the Fayetteville Animal Shelter and the entrance will be on the left. Go to the big building with the Compost sign on it.