Community Clean Up Day slated in Galion

The City of Galion, in partnership with the Galion Ministerial Association and other community groups, will be holding a Community Clean Up Day on Saturday, May 21, 2016.

We are encouraging all City of Galion residents to use this opportunity to be Galion proud and to take part in Neighbors Helping Neighbors to do some spring cleaning! This is your opportunity to get your yard spruced up and looking great! Volunteers will be available to assist those who request some help.

The city will be collecting:

* Appliances (stoves, refrigerators, air conditioners and washers/dryers)

* Yard waste (must be in lawn and leaf bags and is limited to limbs, brush, grass, weeds, leaves)

* Tires

* Furniture, including couches and mattresses

You and / or your volunteer can collect and dispose of:

* Trash (to be taken to designated dumpsters in Heise and East Parks)

* Medication (to be taken to the permanent drop box at the Police Department)

The city will not be collecting:

* Hazardous waste (cleaners, stains, varnishes, batteries, automotive fluids, pesticides, herbicides,

Matt Echelberry