The DPW Yard is open the last Saturday of every month from 9am to 12 noon.
The following items are accepted during this time:
SCRAP METAL - metal items that are at least 80% metal. Some acceptable items are: bicycles, water heaters, tools, washers, dryers, dishwashers, file cabinets, metal chairs, and gas grills (with out propane tanks). WE CANNOT ACCEPT - , PROPANE TANKS, OR ANY ITEM CONTAINING FREON SUCH AS A/CS, REFRIGERATORS, OR DE-HUMIDIFIERS.
MERCURY & FLUORESCENT LIGHT BULBS
- Thermometers, thermostats, switches, nickel cadmium and button cell batteries. Fluorescent light bulbs are accepted at this time.
AUTOMOTIVE RECYCLING - Oil filters, motor oil, tires and car batteries are accepted. Oil taken during this time is used to heat the DPW building and must be as clean as possible. WE DO NOT ACCEPT : GASOLINE, ANTI-FREEZE, CONTAMINATED MOTOR OIL. These items can be brought to the DPW during the Hazardous Waste Collection which is usually the last Saturday in September. Tires are also accepted. COMMERCIAL TIRES ARE NOT ACCEPTED. Please limit your tire disposal to 2 per month.
THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE NOT ACCEPTED AT THE DPW: TV'S, COMPUTER MONITORS, REFRIGERATORS, FREEZER'S, A/C'S UNITS, DEHUMIDIFIERS. These items can be picked up curbside once a month - you must purchase a $25 appliance sticker at the DPW. Another option is to bring TV's and computer monitors up to 32" to Best Buy for recycling free of charge for up to 3 units per day
HAZARDOUS WASTE SUCH AS OIL BASED AND MARINE PAINTS, GASOLINE, PESTICIDES, VARNISH, STAIN, ETC. ARE NOT ACCEPTED AT THE DPW AT ANYTIME EXCEPT FOR HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAY, WHICH WILL BE HELD THE LAST SATURDAY IN SEPTEMBER!