Free mulch loading Saturday at Bayfield Convenience Center

Posted on 03/01/2018

 La Plata County will offer free wood mulch, loaded into vehicles and trailers from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Bayfield Convenience Center, 4496 County Road 223 in Bayfield.

The Bayfield Convenience Center accepts dry, brown yard waste such as tree trimmings, slash, and tree trunks up to 8 inches in diameter. These materials are periodically mulched and offered to residents free of charge.   On most days, residents must required to load the free mulch into their vehicles. At Saturday's event,  La Plata County staff will be on site with heavy equipment to load vehicles and trailers with wood mulch.  

The transfer station will be closed and not accepting waste during the free mulch-loading.

La Plata County encourages residents to take advantage of this offer to load free wood mulch. For more information or to share ideas and suggestions, please contact La Plata County’s environmental specialist, Leslie Jakoby at (970) 382-6376.