The city of Upper Arlington Community & Economic Development Department, along with Scotts Miracle Gro Co. and the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission, will host a rain barrel and compost bin sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 6 at Sunny 95 Park, 4395 Carriage Hill Lane.

The city of Upper Arlington Community & Economic Development Department, along with Scotts Miracle Gro Co. and the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission, will host a rain barrel and compost bin sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 6 at Sunny 95 Park, 4395 Carriage Hill Lane.

Rain barrels and compost bins provide a way for residents to "go green" and be cost efficient. After a rainfall, residents can use the water collected in rain barrels to water their garden and yard. Compost bins can be used to divert food scraps into nutrients and food for gardens.

For more information call the Community & Economic Development Department at 614-583-5070 or visit uaoh.net.