Residents who have branches and other yard waste due to recent storms may take them to the SMC compost site, 3600 Third Avenue, at no cost (with photo identification). The SMC compost site is generally open Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and can be reached at 507-388-3122.