Black Canyon City community cleanup is just ahead
The Yavapai County Board of Supervisors, working with the Public Works Department, has announced a community cleanup in Black Canyon City.
The cleanup will be at the Black Canyon City Transfer Station, 21000 E. Landfill Road.
The cleanup will be open to Yavapai County residents at no charge on Feb. 27, March 1, 2, 6, 8 and 9, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Items they will accept: Household appliances, bagged trash, automotive batteries, unmounted tires, furniture, and yard trimmings.
Items that will not be accepted: Loose trash, liquids, hazardous materials, cars, Ni Cad batteries, and dead animals.
Wildfires are never out of season and now is the time to create defensible space around your home, a news release from the county states. Cut away vegetation 5 to 30 feet from all structures. Remove all debris and dead vegetation from roofs, decks, and the ground around your home.
Please remember to be cautious of sparks as you are cutting and trimming. All yard trimmings will be accepted at the cleanup, county officials said.
This program is for residential use only. Commercial loads will not be accepted.
For additional information, call 928-771-3183.