April 5 is deadline to take advantage of city’s rain barrel, compost bin sale
NORTH LIBERTY– As part of North Liberty’s commitment to water conservation and recycling, the city announces the Hometown Rewards rain barrel and compost bin pre-order sale. North Liberty residents can purchase the Earth Machine Backyard Compost Bin for $43 (retail price around $100), compost turners for $23 and a SYSTERN Rain Barrel for $53 (retail price around $120).
The Earth Machine Compost Bin has a large 80 gallon capacity to convert grass, leaves and food scraps into a rich compost. The SYSTERN Rain Barrel holds 55 gallons of rain water, is easy to install and has a bottom spigot for releasing water. Samples of the SYSTERN Rain Barrel and the Earth Machine Compost Bin are available for viewing at the North Liberty Community Center.
A pre-order form must be completed to order rain barrels or composters. Pre-order forms are available at the North Liberty Community Center, online at northlibertyiowa.org/hometown-rewards, or by contacting Maggie Wiederin at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 319-626-5768.
Order deadline is Friday, April 5. Rain barrels and composters will be available for pickup on Saturday, April 20.