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Sunday, September 29, 2013

Be clear on Village sanitation rules

The Hot Springs Village Department of Public Works reminds residents to abide by the following procedures related to trash pickup.

 Residential Solid Waste:
·        All household waste must be placed in a heavy-duty plastic bag that does not exceed 40 pounds including contents.
·        Residential waste must be placed at the street edge in front of the residence no later than 8 a.m. on the day of collection.
·        Residential trash cans are provided by the property owner, except in certain townhouse areas. Residential cans can be no larger than 42 gallons.
·        No yard waste, special collection items, or building materials will be collected or mixed with any regular household waste.
·        Residential customers are limited to a maximum of four (4) waste cans.
·        For an additional fee, special service may be provided for at house collection of solid waste. All at-house collection must be placed within 100 feet of the edge of the pavement.

Items accepted in household waste include food products, plastic products, non-recyclable paper products
none-recyclable metal containers, paint cans with dried paint, and light bulbs.

Items not acceptable for pick up include chemicals, motor oil, anti-freeze, dirt and rocks, construction material (carpet, lumber, paint), batteries, and logs.

For a complete list of sanitiation rules, go to

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