Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utilities is offering free leaf mulch to the public on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last on Friday, April 19, and Saturdays, April 20, April 27, May 4 and May 11. Leaf mulch supplies are limited and may not be available on all dates.
Operators will load your vehicle from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Forum 52 Yard Waste Facility, 180 Northstar Drive in the Forum 52 Business Park off Forum Parkway in Rural Hall.
All loads must be fully covered before leaving the site. If you do not bring a tarp or cover, your vehicle will not be loaded. No mulch will be available before April 19 (no early birds).
Free mulch is only for homeowners in cars and pickup trucks with or without trailers. Large vehicles over 1 ton will not be allowed to receive mulch under any circumstances. Homeowners who hire contractors to haul mulch for residential use must follow all vehicle guidelines listed above. More information can be found at utilities.cityofws.org or call CityLink 311 or 336-727-8000.