City of Athens


8 E. Washington St. , Athens , OH, 45701 , US

Form Section 1

NOTE: Only residents who live in housing that have 4 units or less are eligible to participate in this pilot program.

Participation in the compost pilot is free to you. As a participant, you agree to:

  • Compost your organic waste for the entire duration of the pilot.
  • Participate in occasional surveys about the pilot.
  • Occasionally report how much trash, recycling and compost you placed curbside.
  • Put only organic waste in your compost container (container, lid and educational materials will be provided).
  • Place your lid securely on your bucket if storing the bucket outside and when placing your bucket curbside with your refuse and recycling by 7 AM on your regular collection date.
  • Retrieve your container from the curb when emptied.
  • Wash your container frequently.

Please note that your participation in this pilot is not confirmed until you receive an email from andrea@ruralaction.org, confirming your spot and pick up day. You should receive conformation within 2 business days. Spots are limited to 75 householdsper pick up day during the pilot.