Composting Policy

Composting pickup is available to Glennbrooke Ridge residents on a limited basis as follows:

  • Pickup is not available at individual units. Household composting must be placed in the large “yard debris” composting bins (see current property map for bin locations).
  • Household composting must be placed in city-approved composting bags. Unbagged household compost is strictly prohibited.
  • Composting pickup occurs every other Wednesday (see Calendar for pickup dates. Household composting cannot be placed in the pickup bins any earlier than the day before scheduled pickup.
  • Not all items approved for composting by City of Portland are approved under Glennbrooke Ridge’s composting policy. Please consult this guide to ensure household composting is compliant with POA policy.

Please note that this policy is subject to change and will periodically be reviewed for possible improvement and expansion.