Mulch & Composting Information

Mulch – The Department of Agriculture has suspended Monroe County’s residential mulching program indefinitely due to the presence of Citrus disease.

 A limited supply of free mulch is available on a limited by request basis:

Monroe County Department of Road and Bridges 305-292-4437

Keys Energy Services (south of 7 Mile Bridge) 305-295-1010 

Florida Keys Electric Company (North of the 7 Mile Bridge) 305-852-2431

(Many local tree service companies may also have mulch available.)

Home composting information -  Call 305-292-4501 or visit the University of Florida Lawn and Garden page

Locations and contact numbers for Transfer Stations / Recycling Center:

Station Name
Cudjoe Key Transfer Station
MM 21.5, Blimp Road, Cudjoe Key  
Long Key Transfer Station
MM 68, Long Key  
305-664-2263 or

Key Largo Transfer Station
CR 905, Key Largo