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Free Disposal Day – Citrus County Residents

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citrus-county-landfillThe Citrus County Board of County Commissioners and Keep Citrus County Beautiful will be hosting a free disposal spring cleanup day at the central landfill on Saturday, May 4, 2013 from 7:00 am until 4:00 pm. Businesses will be charged business rates.


Program acceptance requirements:

ü Citizens will need to provide proof of residency by providing a copy of tax bill or utility bill

ü Handymen / lawn maintenance companies should bring proof that material is being transported for a Citrus County homeowner by presenting a copy of the clients tax / utility bill or work order

ü Tire loads over the maximum 10 per household limit will be accepted only if the transporter has a current Tire Transporter Permit

ü Organizations / Neighborhood performing a cleanup and transporting materials to the landfill should be pre-approved by Keep Citrus County Beautiful (KCCB).  Contact KCCB at 746-9393 or e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for approval.

Material Restrictions that will apply during the event:

1. Bulky Waste Area

a. Boat with motor and motors – all fluids to be drained prior to coming to landfill

b. No motor homes or automobiles will be accepted

2. Citizen Service Area

a. Anti-Freeze – 10 gallon limit

b. Refrigerators / Freezers shall have food and doors removed

c. Used Oil – 10 gallon limit

d. Waste Tires – 10 per household

3. Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Center

a. No materials in containers larger than a 5 gallon container will be accepted

b. Gasoline – 10 gallon limit - for larger quantities call Solid Waste Management in advance for alternate disposal options

4. Scrap Metal Area – Materials containing 90% or more metal

a. All material/equipment capable of containing fluids shall have fluids drained prior to coming to landfill

5. Yard Waste Area

a. Stumps in excess of 4 ft in diameter and logs in excess of 4 ft in diameter or in excess of 10 ft in length will not be accepted

The following program / areas will be closed or suspended during the event:

Ø Mulch Loading

Ø Flower pot recycling

Ø Single stream recycling (at landfill site only)

Ø Styrofoam recycling

For more information call Solid Waste Management (Citrus County Landfill) at 352-527-7670.




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