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Mailing Address:

Mecklenburg County Public Health
249 Billingsley Road
Charlotte, NC 28211

Office Location:


Mecklenburg County Public Health
249 Billingsley Road
Charlotte, NC 28211

MAP

HOW ARE WE DOING?

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Please do not send confidential information
via email.


704-336-4700

Key Initiatives

#HugATreeMeckNC​


FRESH AND LOCAL FOOD... RIGHT IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD.

Mecklenburg County Public Health works to increase and improve healthy food environments and encourage residents to eat fresh, healthy, and local fruits and vegetables. Visit your local farmers market, edible landscape orchard, or healthy corner store.


FARMERS MARKETS

Charlotte Open Air Market, 5471 Central Avenue

Charlotte Regional Farmers Market, 1801 Yorkmont Road

Kings Drive Farmers Market, 939 South Kings Drive

Mecklenburg Market, 1515 Harding Place

NoDa Farmers Market, 701 East 36th Street

Plaza Midwood Farmers Market, 2007 Commonwealth Avenue

Rosa Parks Farmers Market, 2020 Beatties Ford Road

Seeds for Change Farmers Market, 2901 Romare Bearden Drive

South End Market, 235 West Tremont Avenue

Uptown Farmers Market, 301 North Davidson Street

The Bulb Mobile Market (check for location)


Check our full list of Mecklenburg County farmers markets and where customers can use SNAP/EBT benefits. Plus, "You Snap, We Match!" Double Up Bucks doubles your SNAP purchases up to $20 at participating markets.

EDIBLE LANDSCAPES

Community-supported orchards produce plums, figs, pears, peaches, blueberries, and persimmons, in addition to seasonal herbs and vegetables like squash, string beans, tomatoes, and cucumbers. Neighbors harvest, process, and distribute food to nearby community members directly or through their church food pantry.

Bread of Life Deliverance Church, 1245 Tom Hunter Road

Chapel of Christ The King Church, 425 East 17th Street

Faith CME Church, 457 Wellingford Street

Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Road

Galilee Center, 3601 Central Avenue

Rockwell AME Zion Church, 6101 Rockwell Church Road

Reeder Memorial Baptist Church, 3725 Beatties Ford Road


Learn more about Mecklenburg County's edible landscapes and their supporters.


HEALTHY CORNER STORES

These corner stores in Mecklenburg County have been awarded the N.C. Healthy Food Retail Designation, which means they offer healthy items for you and your family: fruits and vegetables, whole grains, proteins, dairy (or dairy substitutes), and water.

AG Discount, 3101 West Boulevard

Byrum's Food Mart, Inc., 1727 Oakdale Road

Dopmul, LLC, 4600 Monroe Road

El Rincon Catracho, 2125 Eastway Drive

El Tigre #2, 5025 North Tryon Street

Fruteria El Barrio, 118 Tom Hunter Road, Suite C

Fruteria El Barrio 2, 1401 Eastway Drive

La Acapulquena, 4709 Tuckaseegee Road

La Corona Meat Market, 6329 North Tryon Street

La Luna, 4832 Central Avenue

La Romera Market, 6301 South Boulevard

La Unica Supermarket, 5934 South Boulevard

Los Dos Hermanos, 409 West Craighead Road

Mi Tiendita Mini Market, 2853 Eastway Drive

Mollay Mini-Mart, 3325 Rozzelle's Ferry Road

Monroe Convenience Store, 4627 Monroe Road

Oriental Food Market, 4816-B Central Avenue

OT Foods, Inc., 3600 Tuckaseegee Road

Rodriguez Super Market, 1409 Eastway Drive

Shop N Go, 1601 Remount Road

Skyline Superette, 1725 Statesville Road

Southland Supermarket, 217 West 30th Street

Supermercado El Rey, 6300 South Boulevard

Learn more about Public Health's work to help small food stores achieve the N.C. Healthy Food Retail Designation.


#HugATreeMeckNC is a project of the Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation department.






Address

Mailing Address:

Mecklenburg County Public Health
249 Billingsley Road
Charlotte, NC 28211

Office Location:


Mecklenburg County Public Health
249 Billingsley Road
Charlotte, NC 28211

MAP

HOW ARE WE DOING?

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Please do not send confidential information
via email.


704-336-4700

Key Initiatives