HARDWICK – Black Dirt Farm, the Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District (CVSWMD) and the Town of Hardwick will hold a composting pod kickoff meeting on August 4 at 5:30 p.m., at 78 Creamery Road. Hardwick residents will hear more about this pilot program and meet composting neighbors and hosts.
Hardwick residents have food scrap collection options. CVSWMD, the Town of Hardwick, Black Dirt Farm and community individuals and businesses are hosting pod sites and have teamed up to present a low-cost residential food scrap collection option for Hardwick – Neighborhood Composting Pods. This year, the program will run as a pilot, opening five neighborhood sites and enrolling 100 households. Space is limited, so residents may sign up for the pilot program at blackdirtfarm.com/compost-pods . Local residents who sign up may save 25 percent off the first three months of service by using the code “COMP.”