KETR Local
3:28 am
Thu October 2, 2008

Greenville to conduct city-wide cleanup

Greenville – The City of Greenville and solid waste provider IESI will conduct a city-wide cleanup event for residents next weekend.

Under the contract between the City and IESI adopted in June, IESI will provide four city-wide cleanup events each year including the second Saturday in October, January, April and July.

Residents will have the opportunity to dispose of any of a number of items, by bringing them to the IESI facility. Items that will be accepted include household trash, furniture, washers and dryers, tires and more. A complete list of acceptable unacceptable items can be found on our website, ketr dot org.

Proof of Greenville residence is required in the form of a utility bill, tax statement or driver's license showing a Greenville address.

The clean-up is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the IESI facility located at 4618 Ed Rutherford Drive.

For more information, contact the City Manager's office at 903-457-3116 or IESI at 903-450-8282.

Items that will be accepted include:

- Household trash
- Furniture
- Tires
- Construction Material
- Washers and Dryers
- Stoves, Ovens and Cooktops
- Computer and Monitors
- Microwaves

Items that cannot be accepted include:

- Paint
- Chemicals
- Automotive Batteries
- Pesticides
- Refrigerators
- Freezers
- Air Conditioners