ATWATER — The city of Atwater and Allied Waste will hold a Fall Cleanup from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the vacant lot across from the city corporation yard at 470 Aviator Drive in Atwater.
Atwater residents can dispose of large items that don't fit into regular refuse containers free of charge. If you have questions, call (209) 357-6370.
Car and pickup tires will be accepted with rims or without; only nine tires per vehicle, and residents with more than nine should contact Environmental Health (209) 381-1099, for a letter of exemption for hauling more than nine tires. The office should be contacted today.
E-Waste (TVs, computers/monitors, microwaves) will be collected on site by the Federal Bureau of Prisons UNICOR-FPI.
The clean-up is for Atwater residents only. Participants will be asked to show proof of residency. No farm or agricultural pesticides, herbicides or insecticides will be accepted, nor can rocks or dirt.
Senior citizens who may need help may call (209) 357-6370 for help before Saturday. There will be no household hazardous waste pick-up site.
— Sun-Star staff