Wednesday, October 17, 2007

Bulk Item Cleanup - Monday, Oct 22nd

Boundaries include: Gallatin Ave to Porter Rd, Eastland Ave to Douglas Ave/CSX Railroad

All items must be placed at the curb of the street by 6:00 am on Monday. Please do not place items near mail boxes or underneath trees or phone/electrical lines.

Bulk Items that WILL be picked up include:

Old furniture, mattresses/box springs, sofas/couches, televisions, lawn furniture, lawn mowers, bicycles, baby furniture, exercise equipment, toilets, refrigerators, freezers, water heaters, air conditioners, ranges, washers, dryers, automobile parts indcluding: fenders, hoods, metal bumpers, motor frames, transmissions, starters, alternators, radiators, rear ends, drive shafts, and brake rotors.

Bulk Items that WILL NOT be picked up include:

Dirt and sand, rocks and concrete, lumber, landscaping timbers/crossties, tree limbs, batteries and motor oil, tires, paint or empty paint cans, commercial or household chemicals, household hazardous materials, chicken and fencing wire, storage sheds (wooden, tin or vinyl), roofing, carpets or carpet pads, no remodeling, building or construction debris of any kind.

Sponsors: Mayor Karl Dean, Councilmember Mike Jameson, Metro Beautification and Environmental Commission, Metro Public Works, TDOT - Litter Grant Program.

For more information call Metro Beautification and Environmental Commission 862-8418.