Beginning Nov. 1, the Village of Wellington will offer property owners along major thoroughfares assistance in replacing hedges affected by whitefly through the Major Thoroughfare Hedge Grant.
With this matching, reimbursable grant, property owners can apply to receive up to $500 in matching funds per address for removing and replacing hedges and installing irrigation.
Homes along the following thoroughfares are eligible: Aero Club Drive, Greenbriar Blvd., Big Blue Trace, Greenview Shores Blvd., Binks Forest Drive, Lake Worth Road, Birkdale Drive, Paddock Drive west of Big Blue Trace, Fairlane Farms Road, Pierson Road, Forest Hill Blvd., South Shore Blvd. and Wellington Trace.
For grant details, visit www.wellingtonfl.gov or call the Community Services Department at (561) 791-4796.