Spring is here, and you have the opportunity to rid your home of unwanted clutter that can be recycled or reused. For over twenty years, the City of
There is also curbside collection for seniors and community members with disabilities. Call East Lansing Prime Time Seniors’ Program at 517-337-1113 by Wednesday, May 31, to schedule a collection.
Acceptable items for the event include small appliances, clothing, shoes, books, pillows and blankets, scrap metal and wood, bikes, medication, electronics (there may be a $20 fee), and more. Check the web site information at www.cityofeastlansing.com/RecycleEL for specifics.
BWL residential electric customers will receive a $25 rebate for a working room air conditioner or dehumidifier.
"Not only does this event allow the City to divert 30-50 tons of waste from the landfill-which is fantastic,” says DeShambo, “it is an opportunity for community members to come together to volunteer, participate, enjoy the day and feel good about our community's long standing efforts to reuse and recycle."