Scrap barge accepting metal through Saturday - no charge
February 23, 2022
Residents have until Saturday afternoon to get rid of scrap metal, free of charge, including vehicles.
Juneau-based Channel Construction will have its barge at the former sawmill site at 6.3-Mile Zimovia Highway and is accepting any type of scrap metal, as long as any oil, gasoline or other fuels and fluids have been drained, the borough announced last week.
The company collects scrap metal throughout Southeast, hauling it south for proper disposal or recycling. In late 2018, Channel Construction picked up an estimated 50 tons of scrap on one run in Haines.
The borough last Friday issued a...