OKC Residents To Clean Up On Free Landfill Day

Saturday, August 13th 2011, 2:28 pm
By: News 9


OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City residents have an opportunity to get rid of old junk and debris, during the Free Landfill Day on Saturday, September 10.

Officials say during this day, residents can take a truckload to a participating landfill between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m.. Each residential household may drop off one load using a passenger vehicle or truck up to a one ton and one trailer up to 16-feet long.

Citizens are required to provide a current original water bill (no photocopies accepted) or a printout of an electronic bill as proof of residency. Bulk waste rules and regulations also apply to Free Landfill Day, which means no appliances containing Freon or other refrigerants, household hazardous waste, tires, oils, car batteries, propane tanks, pool chemicals or electronic waste.

No commercial waste haulers are allowed.

Here is a list of participating landfills:

• East Oak Landfill – 3201 Mosley Rd. (N.E. 36, east of Sooner Road, south side of street).

• Oklahoma City Landfill d/b/a Southeast Landfill – 7001 S. Bryant.

• Oklahoma Landfill d/b/a Waste Connections – 7600 SW 15.

• Northeast Landfill – 2601 N. Midwest Boulevard, Spencer, Oklahoma (construction and demolition materials only).

For more information about Free Landfill Day, call Utility Customer Services at (405)-297-2833.