SARATOGA SPRINGS — A free household hazardous waste collection day will take place 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16, Commissioner of Public Works Anthony “Skip” Scirocco announced last week.
The event is offered in partnership with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and only open to residents of Saratoga Springs. It will be held at the Weibel Avenue Ice Rink.
The event provides residents the opportunity to safely dispose of a variety of materials such as poisons, pesticides, solvents, oil-based paints, household batteries, aerosol cans, fluorescent light tubes, and more. A full list of acceptable and non-acceptable materials can be found on the city website.
Residents must sign up by Oct. 1. Residents looking to participate can sign up on the City website at the following link: www.saratoga-springs.org/FormCenter/Public-Works-5/City-of-Saratoga-Springs-Household-Hazar-113.
For more information or assistance registering, contact Kari at 518-587-3550 ext. 2623.