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Koshkonong gets waste collection

Thursday, March 11, 2004

KOSHKONONG -- The South Central Solid Waste Management District (SCSWMD) will hold a free solid waste collection by the Koshkonong City Park April 3.

According to SCSWMD Director Lynda Roehl, many items can be brought to the collection including rechargeable and Ni-Cad batteries; lead acid (car) batteries; all types of paint including latex, oil based and aerosols; waste oil from vehicle oil changes; antifreeze; herbicides; and pesticides. Roehl said no containers with unknown contents will be accepted and no containers with over a five-gallon capacity will be accepted.

The collection will be from 9 a.m. to noon. Wastes from households only will be taken. No business waste will be allowed.

Funding for the project was provided by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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