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Cleanup day to benefit P.A. Food Bank

The Annual Clallam Spring Clean Up is set for 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, April 13, at the Regional Transfer Station, 3501 W. 18th St., Port Angeles.

City and county residents may take advantage of this event by cleaning up their homes, yards and neighborhoods and hauling the waste materials to the transfer station. Household garbage and large items are accepted for disposal.

Yard waste, tires, large appliances, and other metals will be recycled.The $10 admission benefits the Port Angeles Food Bank. Checks and cash only — no credit cards accepted and no food donations.

Loads are limited to one per household and can be no greater than a full-size pickup truck or a 5-foot by 8-foot trailer. No commercial loads or vehicles are allowed. Tires, metals, waste oil, antifreeze, auto batteries and yard waste must be separated for recycling and there is a limit of up to four tires and four appliances per household. No paint or hazardous waste will be accepted.

Before you dump, visit www.2good2toss.com and see if you can give it away or sell it instead. The website is sponsored by the Solid Waste Division for all Clallam County residents. Take computers and televisions to the Goodwill or Ecycle NW for free recycling.

For more information, call the Solid Waste Division Recycling at 360-417-4874 or visit the City’s Transfer Station web page at www.cityofpa.us/transferstation.htm.

 

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