Mecklenburg County Offering Free Yard Bags for Leaves

Mecklenburg County Solid Waste wants you to switch your “Plastic" yard bags with brown paper lawn & leaf bags, and they're giving you these bags for Free! These bags will eliminate plastic residue in compost and can be used in every town in Mecklenburg County. You can get up to 10 bags for free for a limited time at participating recycling center locations. Additional bags can be purchased at Lowes Home Improvement, Sam's Club and Target stores. For leaves, grass clippings, and yard waste only.

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