Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event Scheduled For September

Grant County Solid Waste is holding a household hazardous waste collection event on Sept. 9 at the Ephrata Landfill Recycling Center. Neva Lake Rd from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Only hazardous waste generated by households will be accepted – no waste from business are allowed.

Items such as motor oil, latex paint, propane tanks and light bulbs containing mercury will not be accepted at this event.

Officials say if possible bring the items in their original containers with the labels.