City to host Spring Cleanup Days

By Herald Staff

HUNTINGBURG — The City of Huntingburg Street Department is conducting Spring Cleanup Days, which will be held Thursday, April 8, from 1 to 7 p.m.; Friday, April 9, from 1 to 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 10, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1103 E. First St. in Huntingburg. Spring Cleanup Days provide city residents the opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted items.

The cost is $5 per car, $10 per truck, $10 per trailer under 8 ft. and $20 per trailer over 8 ft. Additional fees apply for items such as vehicle tires on rims for $5; vehicle tires without rims for $4; large truck and tractor tires (over 15") for $10; mattresses for $10; upholstered chairs for $10; and couches for $15.

Small loose items must be placed in a trash bag to be accepted. Small items are considered those smaller than 12 to 18 inches. There is a $1 fee for each trash bag.

Due to costs associated with bulk disposal, electronics such as televisions; computer towers; monitors; etc. will not be accepted.

Items containing Freon, such as refrigerators, dehumidifiers and air conditioners, require a certificate from a licensed plumber stating the Freon has been removed. Wood, plywood, asphalt shingles and other construction debris will not be accepted.

Spring Cleanup Days are for Huntingburg residents only. A utility bill and ID are required. The City of Huntingburg reserves the right to refuse any item.

For more information, contact the Huntingburg Street Department at 812-683-4122.

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