Free Bulky Waste Disposal Event in Mesa Verde Scheduled Saturday
MESA VERDE – All residents within the unincorporated Blythe area community of Mesa Verde will have the opportunity to dispose of their bulky waste, including tires, for free on Saturday, February 1.
The items will be accepted at the Roy Wilson Community Center in Mesa Verde, 13341 Mesa Dr., from 8 a.m. to noon.
Acceptable bulky items include tires – up to nine per trip, furniture, appliances, bundled tree limbs and branches, and electronic waste.
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 these household hazardous waste items can be taken for free on the following Saturday to a temporary household hazardous waste collection in Blythe. The household hazardous waste collection will be at the County Administration Center in Blythe, 260 North Broadway St., and will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8.
More information is available at www.rcwaste.org or by calling 951-486-3200.
The Mesa Verde Community Clean-Up is hosted by the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources and CR&R, with the support of Supervisor V. Manuel Perez.