Free Bulky Item Disposal Events for Desert Edge, Sky Valley and Indio Hills Residents on Saturday
All residents within the unincorporated communities of Desert Edge, Indio Hills and Sky Valley will have the opportunity to dispose of their bulky trash items, including tires, for free on Saturday, Feb. 3.
Residents of Desert Edge and Sky Valley can drop off their items at a vacant lot in Desert Edge, 70-075 Dillon Rd., from 8 a.m. to noon. The Indio Hills site will be the Indio Hills Community Center at 80-400 Dillon Rd., also between 8 a.m. and noon.
Acceptable bulky items include tires – up to nine per trip, furniture, large appliances, bundled tree limbs and branches, electronic waste and small appliances.
Hazardous materials will NOT be accepted, including batteries, pool chemicals, transmission and brake fluids, herbicides, fertilizers, gasoline, motor parts, fluorescent light bulbs, paint, antifreeze, engines, motor oil, tub and tile cleaners and bleach.
Up to 15 gallons, or 125 pounds, of the above household hazardous waste items can be taken for free to the Waste Resources Department’s permanent collection site in Palm Springs, 1100 Vella Rd. from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays, and at temporary sites throughout the year. More information is available at www.rcwaste.org or by calling 951-486-3200.
The Desert Edge/Sky Valley and Indio Hills Community Clean-Ups are made possible by the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources and Burrtec Waste & Recycling Services, with the support of Supervisor V. Manuel Perez.