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Compost Bin Voucher Program Application

The City of San Diego has partnered with Dixieline Lumber and Home Center to offer compost bins at a discounted rate. Upon qualification, vouchers will be emailed within 2-4 weeks. To qualify, the applicant must be a City of San Diego resident and will receive one voucher per household. The Compost Bin Voucher Program is only for residential backyard use. We are not accepting applications from schools, non-profit organizations, businesses or other entities.

NOTICE: Please be advised that our program vendor, Dixieline Lumber & Home Center, is experiencing delays in compost bin shipments from suppliers. Worm bin vouchers are temporarily unavailable due to local Dixieline store inventory delays. Applicants will be placed on a waitlist until worm bins are available again.

If the worm bin is selected, an additional voucher will be provided; good for 1 pound of red wiggler worms. Residents are responsible for the shipping cost of worms.

Please provide the following information in order to qualify:

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  • Made from 100% recycled plastic
  • Locking lid keeps rodents out
  • Wide-top opening for easy mixing and filling
  • Two sliding bottom-access doors allow easy compost harvesting
  • 86 gallon capacity
  • Dimensions: 28" x 28" x 32"
  • Classic Bin $49.99 + tax (after $40.00 voucher)

Can-O-Worms or Wriggly Wranch Worm Bin depending on what’s in stock at Dixieline Stores

  • Made from 100% recycled plastic
  • Fly proof, ventilated lid
  • Two large capacity working trays
  • Ventilated collector tray with tap
  • Coir brick
  • Can-O-Worms Dimensions: 20" x 22.5" x 25.5" (Assembled)
  • Wriggly Wranch dimensions: 15 ¾" x 22 ¾" x 25 ½" (Assembled)
  • Worm Bin $65.00 + tax (after $40.00 voucher) plus $11.30 for shipping one pound of red wiggler compost worms (after $23.00 + tax voucher)

  • Made from recycled plastic
  • Features easy access sliding door to keep rodents out
  • 55 gallon capacity
  • Dual-Batch divider
  • Drain for compost tea
  • Dimensions: 33" x 39" x 36" (Assembled)
  • Tumbler $145.00 + tax (after $50.00 voucher)
to follow-up on your participation in this program?

Compost bins must be purchased from a Dixieline Lumber and Home Center location within City of San Diego limits. At the point of sale, the person listed on the voucher will be required to show proof of residency in the form of a current utility bill and/or picture ID. Utility bill (electronic or paper) is only required if the picture ID address is different than the voucher address. Vouchers are available to City of San Diego residents only. Limited one voucher per household. Vouchers may not be transferred, resold and have no cash value. The City of San Diego reserves the right to make changes to the Compost Bin Voucher Program as it deems necessary.

Vouchers are only redeemable at Dixieline Lumber and Home Center locations
within the City of San Diego:

7292 Miramar Road
San Diego, CA 92121
858-695-0600

3250 Sports Arena Blvd
San Diego, CA 92110
619-224-4161

3450 Highland Ave
National City, CA 91950
619-425-6660