Cassville clean-up event to be held April 30 through May 4

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

The City of Cassville's annual spring clean-up will be held April 30 through May 4. Allied Waste will accept additional household waste and large items on regular collection days.

The following items will be accepted at the curb: barbecue grills; patio furniture; outdoor furniture; sofas; dressers; loveseats; recliners; desks; televisions; bundled guttering; beds, including hide-a-beds, mattresses and box springs.

Wood pallets; waste from small remodeling or wood projects, materials must be cut into four-foot sections and stacked; sinks; toilets; cabinets; vanities; carpet that is cut into four-foot lengths and bundled; fencing that is cut into four-foot lengths; and bicycles.

Allied Waste will not accept tires, yard waste, large quantities of ash, dead animals, raw sewage, waste oil, hazardous materials, wet paint containers, chemicals, flammable substances, lead or acid batteries or waste from large remodeling or construction projects.

Cassville residents who plan to dispose of large appliances will be charged a $15 fee. Residents must pay the fee at the Cassville City Hall by April 28 in order to schedule a pick-up for a large appliance.

The following large appliances will be accepted after the $15 fee has been paid: dishwashers; washing machines; dryers; hot water heaters; and stoves.

Allied Waste will also accept refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners that display a tag from a licensed technician proving that all freon has been removed from the item. Residents must pay the $15 fee and schedule a pick-up for refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners.

The Cassville Public Works staff will accept yard waste at the facility behind the Cassville Aquatic Park and offer some pick-up services during the clean-up event.

For more information on the city clean-up, call 847-4441.

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