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March 9, 2006
The City of Glendale, Fire Department, will host a household hazardous waste and e-waste collection event Saturday. The waste pickup is sponsored by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works and the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County. Participants need not be Glendale residents. It will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in front of the Environmental Management Center, 780 Flower St., Glendale. Household hazardous waste collection events offer a free and easy way to dispose of toxic items such as leftover paint, household cleaners, pesticides and other hazardous products commonly found in your home and garage.
NEWS
July 31, 2008
Hazardous waste agreement renewed La Cañada Flintridge residents will continue to be able to take their household hazardous waste to a Glendale facility, but the price is going up. The Glendale City Council approved an agreement to take materials from local households, at a cost of $55 a car load. The cost is 10% higher than last year. Materials must be taken to the Glendale Environmental Management Center, 780 E. Flower Street. Collections take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
NEWS
January 25, 2007
Los Angeles County residents can dispose of household hazardous waste including antifreeze, car batteries, used motor oil, paint, pesticides, and universal waste including household batteries, fluorescent light bulbs, and electronic waste (e-waste) such as TVs and monitors, computers, VCRs, stereos, and cell phones at the next free Countywide Household Hazardous Waste Roundup. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 10 in front of 780 Flower St., Glendale. Residents can take up to 15 gallons or 125 pounds of household hazardous waste per vehicle to the Roundup.
NEWS
February 15, 2007
Local residents will have the opportunity to safely discard household hazardous waste such as antifreeze, car batteries, used motor oil, paint, pesticides and universal waste including household batteries, fluorescent light bulbs, and electronic waste (e-waste) such as TVs and monitors, computers, VCRs, stereos and cell phones at the next free Countywide Household Hazardous Waste Roundup, set for March 10 in Glendale. The free Countywide Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup Program is brought to residents by the County of Los Angeles and presented by the Department of Public Works and the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County in cooperation with the City of Glendale and the neighboring cities of Burbank, La Cañada Flintridge, Los Angeles and Pasadena.
NEWS
May 31, 2007
The following items were taken from the semi-monthly reports circulated by department heads in La Cañada Flintridge City Hall last week: Household Hazardous Waste Roundup Coming Up ? Los Angeles County's Household Hazardous Waste Roundup will be held on Saturday, June 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rose Bowl, Parking Lot K, in Pasadena. Residents can properly dispose/recycle hazardous materials such as motor oil and paint thinner, as well as electronic waste such as old computers, cell phones, etc. More information (including a more complete list of materials accepted)
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By Carol Cormaci carol.cormaci@latimes.com | November 10, 2011
Allied Waste and Athens Services, the two trash haulers serving La Cañada Flintridge, will offer free pick up of bulky waste that is placed at the curb on homeowners' regularly scheduled trash pick-up day throughout the week of Nov. 14-Nov. 18. Items that will be accepted include furniture pieces such as chairs or sofas, mattresses, carpets, rugs (tied in rolls), appliances, electronic equipment, clothing and tires. Smaller, loose items should be bagged together for easy collection.
NEWS
May 17, 2007
Next week, May 21-25, is Spring Clean-up Week in the city of La Cañada Flintridge. On residents' regularly scheduled pick up day, Allied Waste and Athens Services will collect, free of charge, bulky waste that has been placed at the curb. Bulky waste items include: chairs, sofas, mattresses, carpets and rugs (tied in rolls), appliances, electronic equipment, clothing, and tires. Residents are asked to box, bundle, or bag loose items so that they can be easily handled. For items that are still usable, consider donating them to a local thrift store or charity.
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May 6, 2010
Residents complain of K-rail mosquitoes Eight households in the 5400 block of La Forest Drive banded together to send a letter to the city?s Public Works Department complaining of a boost in mosquito activity around the K-rails installed in the fall to protect the Station fire burn area neighborhood from debris flows. In the undated letter, copied to the Valley Sun on April 30, the neighbors claimed that ? it was observed that the four holes on top of all the large K-rails had become filled with water from the recent rains, and in some of the water-filled holes mosquitos [sic]
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NEWS
March 9, 2006
The City of Glendale, Fire Department, will host a household hazardous waste and e-waste collection event Saturday. The waste pickup is sponsored by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works and the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County. Participants need not be Glendale residents. It will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in front of the Environmental Management Center, 780 Flower St., Glendale. Household hazardous waste collection events offer a free and easy way to dispose of toxic items such as leftover paint, household cleaners, pesticides and other hazardous products commonly found in your home and garage.
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