Huntingburg announces Spring Cleanup Days

HUNTINGBURG — The city of Huntingburg is conducting Spring Cleanup Days, which will be held from 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, April 11 and 12, and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at the Street Department, 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 feet and $20 per trailer over 8 feet. 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 inches) for $10; televisions, computer towers and monitors for $10 per item; mattresses for $10; upholstered chairs for $10; and couches for $15. There also will be a $1 fee for each trash bag.

Small loose items must be placed in a trash bag to be accepted. Small items are considered those smaller than 12 to 18 inches.

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 identification are required. The city of Huntingburg reserves the right to refuse any item.

For more information, contact Rachel Steckler, Director of Community Development, at 683-2211 or by email at rsteckler@huntingburg-in.gov.

]