Turn Christmas tress into free mulch

Officials with Keep Beaufort County Beautiful and Beaufort County Solid Waste and Recycling will turn Christmas trees into mulch as part of the Grinding of the Greens project. Trees may be dropped off at any time through Jan. 15 at the following locations:

  • Sea Island Parkway on Lady's Island (next to the Huddle House)
  • Pleasant Point Road on Lady's Island at the Family Tree Christmas Tree Farm
  • Beaufort Plaza at the Plaza Theaters
  • The Naval Heritage Park at Port Royal off Ribaut Road
  • On Ulmer Road near the county tennis courts in Bluffton
  • Coligny Beach parking lot on Hilton Head Island
  • Former site of the Gullah Flea Market on U.S. 278 on Hilton Head Island
  • The trees will be ground into mulch from 8 to 11 a.m. Jan 15. Anyone may bring a container to receive free mulch at that time.

    Details: Veronica Miller, 843-255-2741, veronicam@bcgov.net