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Burns Harbor to hold Large Garbage Pickup Day on Thursday

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The Town of Burns Harbor will be holding its annual fall Large Garbage Pickup Day on Thursday, Sept. 26.

Acceptable items for collection:

* White goods: hot water heaters, dishwashers, washers, dryers.

* Small amounts of construction material, tied and bundled in four-foot lengths or in a 30-gallon container.

* Furniture: mattresses, box springs, sofas.

* Swimming pool liners, tied and bundled.

* Grass clippings, bagged or containerized.

* Open paint cans. Paint must be completely dry or hard.

Unacceptable items, which will not be collected:

* Leaves.

* Hazardous liquids, including paints, oils, and chemicals.

* Tires or any other vehicle parts.

* Batteries.

* Freon units: refrigerators, freezers, air-conditioners, dehumidifiers.

* Dirt or concrete.

* Medical waste.

* Dead animals.



Posted 9/24/2013