Waynesville mulch sale to be May 1-3, 8-10
The town of Waynesville will have compost and double-ground mulch available for pickup 8:00 a.m. to noon at the town's yard waste landfill May 1-3 and May 8-10.
The cost for compost is $10 per load with a regular pickup truck or trailer, and $60 per load for tandem trucks.
The cost for double-ground mulch is $10 per load for small pickup trucks; $25 per load for regular pickup trucks; $100 per load for tandem trucks; and $200 per load for roll-offs.
An additional fee of $10 or $20 will be charged for trailers, depending on the size.
Tandem trucks and roll-offs will be only be allowed during the final weekend of May 8-10.
A limited amount of single-ground mulch will also be available at $10 per load — to cover the loading fee — regardless of truck size.
Payment must be made by cash or check. Town personnel will be available with a wheel loader to load pickups or trailers. Please be environmentally friendly — state regulations require that loads be covered.
The town's yard waste landfill is located off of Bible Baptist Drive from Russ Avenue, near the bypass. Go straight through the gate at the end of Bible Baptist Drive and speak to the attendant.
The sale will be canceled in the event of wet weather as the site will be too muddy to operate heavy equipment. For further information, call 456-3706.