Brush & Leaf Drop Off Days

Saturday, December 3 from 9 AM - 1 PM

The City of Portage Compost Facility will be open on Saturday, December 3 from 9 AM to 1 PM.  Portage residents may drop off leaves bagged in biodegradable paper bags and brush.  Brush and leaves must be separated.  Staff from the Department of Public Works will be on-site to direct residents to the appropriate location to deposit materials. The compost facility is located on Oakland Drive, just south of West Osterhout Avenue.

Compost Facility Address:
10905 Oakland DriveCompost Facility Map
Portage, MI 49024


Residential Service Only

This service is restricted to Portage homeowners; be prepared to present proof of residency (driver’s license). Brush from commercial establishments, churches, and schools will not be accepted.

Note: The Quarterly Curbside Brush and Yearly Leaf Collection Program is not performed for commercial establishments, churches, or schools, or on private streets (unless every property owner on a private street has signed an indemnification form). Please contact the Department of Public Works at (269) 329-4444 with any questions.