Public Works and Environmental Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office is open 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

TTY 711

12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 448 Fairfax, VA 22035

James Patteson,

Free Mulch

Fairfax County operates a brush grinding operation which produces double-shredded wood mulch for residents. The mulch is FREE, clean, and good quality. Wood mulch is usually available at the I-95 and I-66 locations. 

I-95 Recycling and Disposal Center
9850 Furnace Rd.
Lorton, VA 22079
Directions | Hours

I-66 Recycling and Disposal Center
4618 West Ox Rd.
Fairfax, VA 22030
Directions | Hours

Additional Locations

When quantities are sufficient, mulch is distributed to various park sites, listed below. Parks are open daylight hours only. Some sites are not open every day.

  • Baron Cameron Park
    11300 Baron Cameron Ave.
    Reston, Virginia 20190
  • Bull Run Regional Park
    12619 Old Yates Ford Rd.
    Clifton, Virginia 20124
  • E.C. Lawrence Park
    5200 Sully Rd.
    Chantilly, Virginia 20151
  • Grist Mill Park
    4320 Mt. Vernon Memorial Hwy.
    Alexandria, Virginia 22309
  • Lewinsville Park
    1659 Old Chain Bridge Rd.
    McLean, Virginia 22101
  • Pine Ridge Park
    3401 Woodburn Rd.
    Annandale, Virginia 22003

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