Waste collection event to be held in Bethany

Solid Waste Collection Event

Bethany and Harrison County, in conjunction with the North Missouri Solid Waste Management District Region B, will sponsor a solid waste collection event.

Harrison County residents may dispose of special waste items banned from landfills at the City Street Barn at 301 South 28th Street in Bethany Saturday, October 14th from 9 o’clock to noon.

Items to be collected include tires, appliances, electronics, household hazardous waste and chemicals, batteries, and ink cartridges. Household hazardous waste must be in its original container and not be leaking.  Commercial, business, toxic, medical, or mixed waste; joint compounds; empty paint cans; or broken or cracked batteries or ink cartridges will not be accepted.

A fee will be charged for some of the items and free will donations will also be accepted.

Questions or comments should be directed to District Planner Ann Hamilton at 660-359-5636 extension 20 or 660-247-1356.