Got goo? Bring it in Thursday for hazardous waste collection
June 21, 2023
Paint, used cooking oil, pesticides and more can be safely disposed of on Thursday.
The borough is sponsoring a household hazardous waste event from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the transfer station on Evergreen Avenue on the north end of the island.
Fees are waived up to 200 pounds in materials and will cost $18 per load for anything over that weight, said Tom Wetor, Public Works Department director. Only household waste can be brought to the collections event; no commercial waste.
The site will be closed for lunch from 11 a.m. to noon.
It’s the first time in two years that the borough has...