Need to get rid of an old, broken appliance or something else too large to fit into your trash bin?
The city’s Solid Waste and Recycling Division last week released the Fall 2011 ward cleanup schedule for the disposal and recycling of bulky waste items.
Bags of normal household garbage are not accepted.
Scheduled Bulky Waste Cleanups
There are limitations on what can be accepted, see below for details on the requirements.
Couches, chairs, mattresses, large appliances; such as, refrigerators, stoves, washers, dryers, carpet, padding, vinyl flooring, drywall, paneling (limited amounts only, no contractors allowed), lawn mowers, hot water heaters, plumbing fixtures.
Items not allowed:
Household Hazardous Wastes; such as paint, thinners, solvents, batteries, cleaning chemicals, pesticides, herbicides, automotive fluids, etc., household garbage, commercial garbage, medical waste, dirt, rocks, brush, leaves and grass, tires.
E-Scrap is no longer allowed. E-Scrap includes TVs, computers, etc. Washington County’s HHW facility accepts E-Scrap for a fee during normal operating hours. You can contact the HHW facility at 479-444-1725.
Note: Only one freon-bearing appliance will be accepted for free. Additional appliances are $20 each to cover freon removal costs.
For more information please contact the Solid Waste and Recycling Office at (479) 575-8398