Seniors, load up on mulch or compost

Bartholomew County Solid Waste Management District reserves the last two Wednesdays in March to offer loading of mulch or compost for free.

They can stop by the district office for a pickup-truck-size load of the mulch or compost from 8 a.m. to noon March 18 and 25.

Residents are welcome to self-load mulch or compost any time throughout the year during normal operating hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Information: 812-376-2614;

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Julie McClure is assistant managing editor of The Republic. She can be reached at or (812) 379-5631.