Free Bulky Waste Disposal Event in North Palm Springs Scheduled October 19
NORTH PALM SPRINGS – All residents within the unincorporated area of Riverside County near the City of Desert Hot Springs, will have the opportunity to dispose of their bulky waste, including tires, for free on Saturday, October 19.
The unincorporated communities served by this clean-up include the Bubbling Wells neighborhood and B Bar H Ranch southeast of the city, Cholla Gardens, Mission Lakes Country Club, North Palm Springs and Windy Point.
The items will be accepted at the old Riverside County Fire Station in North Palm Springs, 63 775 Dillon Rd., from 8 a.m. to 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 North Palm Springs Community Clean-Up is hosted by the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources and Desert Valley Disposal, with the support of Supervisor V. Manuel Perez.