Residents of Bend may take advantage of a free collection event for household hazardous waste on Saturday, June 17. The event will be held from 9 am to 3 pm at the County Public Works Complex at 1150 SE 27th Street (next to the Central Oregon Humane Society).
You may dispose of aerosols, batteries, cleaners, fuels, motor oil, paint, poisons, pesticides, thermometers, fluorescent lights, solvents, and more.
Keep products in original containers if possible. Keep wastes away from passengers while transporting. Do not mix products. No commercial, business, radioactive or medical waste, or explosives will be accepted.
For more information call 317-3163.