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; call for details:

Monroe County Department of Road and Bridges  305 294-1602

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

FKEC (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 information page.

Locations and contact numbers for Transfer Stations / Recycling Center:

Station Name
Cudjoe Key Transfer Station
MM21.5, Blimp Road, Cudjoe Key  
305 745-2513
Long Key Transfer Station
MM68, Long Key  
305 664-2263 or
305 664-2269

Key Largo Transfer Station
CR 905, Key Largo

305 367-4236