Friday, March 18, 2011

Reminder: Bulky Trash Amnesty Day tomorrow.


Hembree Road location accepting items for free from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

MILTON, Ga., March 18, 2011 - When you're doing your spring cleaning this weekend, don't forget that the City of Milton Public Works Department and Milton Grows Green are offering residents a bulky trash amnesty day this Saturday, March 19.
From 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., residents of Milton can bring items to the City of Roswell Public Works Division at 1810 Hembree Road in Roswell (click here for directions). Proof of residency will be required, and utility bills are preferred.
Some of the items that will be accepted are:
  • tires - must be off the rim, automobile tires only; limit 4 per car
  • sofas
  • tables
  • refrigerators
  • chairs
  • washers
  • dryers
  • televisions
  • deactivated cell phones
  • computer equipment and electronics

The following items will not be accepted:

  • paint
  • household hazardous waste
  • any fluids including motor oil and anti-freeze
  • household batteries
  • construction and demolition materials
  • yard waste

For proper disposal of these items, please contact either the Roswell Recycling Center at 770-442-8822 (motor oil and anti-freeze) or Chadwick Landfill at 770-475-9868 (construction and demolition materials).

Materials will only be accepted at the site on the day of the event and only during the hours of 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Please note that the gate will close at 2 p.m.

For more information, please contact Milton Sustainability Coordinator Cindy Eade at 678-242-2509 or

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