Source: NorthFulton.com

Milton, Roswell offer bulky trash amnesty March 16
Hembree Road location accepting items for free from 8 a.m. to noon

March 05, 2013

MILTON, Ga. - The City of Milton and Milton Grows Green are offering residents a bulky trash amnesty day Saturday, March 16, so gather your large items for disposal.



From 8 a.m. to noon, residents of Milton can bring items to the City of Roswell Public Works Division at 1810 Hembree Road in Roswell. Only City of Milton and Roswell residents will be served. Proof of residency will be required, and utility bills are preferred.



New this year is shoe recycling. Bring your gently-worn shoes for a recycling and reuse program to help fund Milton's Community Wildlife Habitat Project.



Some of the items accepted are:



•           tires - must be off the rim, automobile tires only; limit 4 per car



•           sofas



•           tables



•           refrigerators



•           chairs



•           washers



•           dryers



•           televisions



•           deactivated cell phones



•           computer equipment and electronics



•           mattresses and box springs



The following items will not be accepted:



•           paint



•           household hazardous waste



•           any fluids including motor oil and anti-freeze



•           household batteries



•           construction and demolition materials



•           yard waste



For proper disposal of these items, please contact either the Roswell Recycling Center at 770-442-8822 (motor oil and anti-freeze) or Chadwick Landfill at 770-475-9868 (construction and demolition materials).



Materials will only be accepted at the site on the day of the event and only during the hours of 8 a.m. to noon. Please note that the gate will close at noon.



For more information, please contact Milton Sustainability Coordinator Cindy Eade at 678-242-2509 or cindy.eade@cityofmiltonga.us.