Waste collection event to be held in Chillicothe

Chillicothe, Livingston County, and the North Missouri Solid Waste Management District Region B sponsor a solid waste collection event.

Livingston County residents can dispose of special waste items banned from landfills at the Old Pellet Building at 200 Brunswick in Chillicothe from 9 to noon Saturday.

Items to be collected include tires, appliances, electronics, household chemicals, batteries, and ink cartridges. A fee will be charged for some of the items.

Household hazardous waste must be in its original container and not be leaking.

Commercial, business, toxic, medical, and mixed waste; joint compounds; and empty paint cans will not be accepted.

Call District Planner Ann Hamilton at 660-359-5636 extension 20 or 660-247-1356 for more information.