SURE Clean-Up Day coming soon

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Posted: Monday, April 21, 2014 12:00 am

Residents and businesses of Ralston can dispose of their trash and lawn waste in dumpsters located at the Public Works Building, 8220 Serum Ave., on Saturday, April 26 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., as part of the city’s annual Spruce Up Ralston’s Environment Clean-Up Day.

There will be no fee for the service for residents who present a driver’s license and for businesses who provide proof of their Ralston business.

Residents are asked to separate garbage and lawn waste, and there will be a $2 charge for each passenger or light truck tire.

Medium truck and tractor tires need to be de-rimmed and cut-up, and they will be priced on site.

No more than one computer system per load will be allowed.

The following items will not be accepted:

• Motor oil

• Paint, lacquer or stains, auto paint or inks

• Flammables

• Leaking cans or cans without labels

• Appliances with Freon (you must bring a receipt if you have had it professionally drained

Prior to SURE Clean-Up day, tree branches up to 6 inches in diameter can be taken to the Public Works yard anytime between 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, but leave the branches long enough for chipping.

Ralston senior citizens and businesses needing help removing debris can contact Mark Krzemien at Don & Ron’s CARSTAR Collision Center at 402-331-0520.

For more information call the Ralston Chamber of Commerce at 402-339-7737 or the City of Ralston at 402-331-6677.

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