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NYC Compost Project Demonstration Sites



BWPRR's NYC Compost Project works to develop and recognize sites that have exemplary composting operations. These sites are acknowledged as NYC Compost Project Demonstration Sites and are granted an NYC Compost Project Demonstration Site sign to mark their status. 

nyc compost project demo site: garden of happiness, bxIf your organization would like to become a NYC Compost Project Demonstration Site, or needs technical composting assistance, read the Demo Site program parameters or contact the NYC Compost Project site in your borough.

NOTE: If you are a NYC resident interested in dropping off leaves, garden trimmings, or food scraps, please see community drop-offs.

Staten Island


Site Name Address Zipcode
Bainbridge Community Garden  2974-2980 Bainbridge Avenue view NYCityMap 10458
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum  895 Shore Road view NYCityMap 10464
Bon Secours New York Health Systems/Schervier Garden  2975 Independence Avenue view NYCityMap 10463
Botanical Square Community Garden Botanical Square and East 201 Street view NYCityMap 10458
Davidson Ave. Community Garden  2385 Davidson Avenue view NYCityMap 10468
DeWitt Clinton High School 100 West Mosholu Parkway South view NYCityMap 10468
Drew Gardens  East Tremont Avenue and West Farms Road view NYCityMap 10460
El Girasol  East 138 Street between St. Ann's Avenue and Cypress Avenue view NYCityMap 10459
Enchanted Garden – JFK HS  99 Terrace View Avenue view NYCityMap 10463
Fordham Bedford Lotbusters  2592-97 Bainbridge Avenue view NYCityMap 10458
Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Demo site  Mosholu Avenue (off of Broadway) view NYCityMap 10463
Garden of Happiness  2156-2160 Prospect Avenue view NYCityMap 10456
Jackson Forest Garden 722 Home Street view NYCityMap 10456
La Finca del Sur/South Bronx Urban Farm  138th Street and Grand Concourse view NYCityMap 10451
The New York Botanical Garden: Home Gardening Center  2900 Southern Boulevard view NYCityMap  10458
Neighborhood Advisory Committee  360-62 East 151st Street view NYCityMap 10455
Padre Plaza  281-283 St. Ann's Avenue view NYCityMap 10454
River Garden  Devoe Avenue and East 180th Street view NYCityMap 10460

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Site Name Address Zipcode
6/15 Green Garden  274 15th Street view NYCityMap 11215
64th Street Garden  373 64th Street view NYCityMap  11220
Added Value 370 Van Brunt Street view NYCityMap 11231
Brooklyn Bears Carlton Ave. Community Garden  Carlton Avenue between Greene Avenue and Fulton Street view NYCityMap 11238
Brooklyn New School 610 Henry Street view NYCityMap 11231
Bushwick Campus Farm  400 Irving Avenue view NYCityMap  11237
Compost For Brooklyn 736 East 8th Street view NYCityMap 11230
Floyd Bennett Garden Association (FBGA) 

Floyd Bennett Field (Gateway National Recreation Area) view NYCityMap

Green Acres Community Garden  Greene Avenue and Franklin Avenue view NYCityMap 11238
North Brooklyn Compost Project  McCarren Park (opposite 228 North 12th Street) view NYCityMap 11211
Prospect Heights Community Farm  525 St. Marks Avenue view NYCityMap 11238

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Site Name Address Zipcode

124th St Garden

West 124th Street between Mt. Morris Park West and Lennox Avenue view NYCityMap 10027
Carver Community Garden 242 East 124th Street view NYCityMap 10035
Clinton Community Garden  West 48th Street btween 9th Avenue and 10th Avenue view NYCityMap 10108
Días y Flores Garden  520-522 East 13th Street view NYCityMap 10009
East 103rd Community Garden  East 103rd Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue view NYCityMap 10029
El Sol Brillante Garden East 12th Street between Avenue A and Avenue B (south side of street) view NYCityMap 10009
El Sol Brillante Jr Garden  East 12th Street between Avenue A and Avenue B) view NYCityMap 10009
Earth School Garden  600 East 6th Street view NYCityMap 10009
Friend's Seminary 222 East 16th Street view NYCityMap 10003
Herb Garden 176 East 111th Street view NYCityMap 10029
Inwood Hill Park  West 218th Street at Indian Road view NYCityMap 10034
La Plaza Cultural Garden  East 9th Street and Avenue C view NYCityMap 10009
M'Finda Kalunga Community Garden Between Rivington and Chrystie Street 10003
Rodale Pleasant Park Community Garden  East 114th Street between Pleasant Avenue and First Avenue) view NYCityMap 10029
Sherman Creek Center 3725 10th Avenue view NYCityMap 10034
St. Nicholas Miracle Garden 330 Saint Nicholas Avenue view NYCityMap 10027
West Side Garden  West 89th Street between Columbus Avenue and Amsterdam Avenue view NYCityMap 10024

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Site Name Address Zipcode
Back to Eden 144 55 Lakewood Avenue view NYCityMap 11435
Celtic Park Co-op  48-10 43rd Street view NYCityMap 11377
The Compost Collective 50 Ascan Avenue view NYCityMap  11375
Dunton Community Garden 143-01 Shore Avenue view NYCityMap 11435
Eastern Queens Composters 73-50 Little Neck Parkway view NYCityMap 11004
JH Scraps 35th Avenue and 69th Street view NYCityMap 11377
Land Restoration Project  Queens Plaza South and 10th Street view NYCityMap  11101
LIC Community Garden 49th Avenue and Vernon Boulevard view NYCityMap 11101
Queens County Farm Museum  73-50 Little Neck Parkway view NYCityMap 11004-1129
St. Mark's Compost Program  33-50 82nd Street view NYCityMap 11372
Sunnyside Gardens Community Garden  48-21 39th Avenue view NYCityMap 11104
Two Coves Community Garden  11-01 30th Avenue view NYCityMap 11102

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Staten Island

Site Name Address Zipcode
Blue Heron Park Nature Center  222 Poillon Avenue view NYCityMap 10312
Castleton Hill Moravian Church Community Garden  Todt Hill Road and Victory Boulevard view NYCityMap 10314
Conference House Park  Hylan Boulevard and Satterlee Street view NYCityMap 10307
The Interperative Center at Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve  2351 Veterans Road West view NYCityMap 10309

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