The Annual Clallam Spring Clean Up will be from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, April 19, at the Regional Transfer Station, 3501 W. 18th St. in Port Angeles.
City and county residents can 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 may be recycled. A $10 admission goes to 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 will be accepted. 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 refrigerators/freezers per household. No paint or hazardous waste are accepted.
Before you dump, visit www.2good2toss.com to see if you can give it away or even 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 and mercury lighting to Thurman Supply or Around Again for free recycling.
For more information, contact the Solid Waste Division at 417-4874 or 417-4872.