Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Bulky Trash Amnesty Day set for Saturday, March 22.

Courtesy City of Milton

The City of Milton Public Works Department and Milton Grows Green are offering residents a bulky trash amnesty day Saturday, March 22, so gather your large items for disposal. From 8 a.m. to noon, residents of Milton can bring items to the City of Roswell Public Works Division at 1810 Hembree Road in Roswell (click here for directions). Only City of Milton and Roswell residents will be served. Proof of residency will be required, and utility bills are preferred.

Some of the items accepted are (reusable items will be donated to Atlanta Furniture Bank):

•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 •mattresses and box springs •grills •lawnmowers (with fluids drained)

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 noon. Please note that the gate will close at noon. A special thanks goes to the Young Mens' Service League for their continued volunteer support. For more information, please contact Milton Sustainability Coordinator Cindy Eade at 678-242-2509 or

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