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Broome County Extends Access to Dumpsters for Flood Debris

Broome County Extends Access to Dumpsters for Flood Debris


Broome County Executive Jason Garnar will continue the State of Emergency for those areas recently affected by flash flooding. In addition, to assist in the removal of household flood debris, the county will keep dumpsters in some residential neighborhoods through Monday, August 7. 

 

Dumpsters are placed in four locations in Vestal:

Tharp Street

Richards Avenue

Grand Avenue

Kintner Estates

 

Through Monday, August 7, Broome County will continue to waive the tipping fees at the Broome County Landfill for Taylor Garbage.

 

The landfill will no longer be waiving tipping fees for individual homeowners with household flood debris after August 1.

 

FLOOD DEBRIS DISPOSAL GUIDELINES
The following items are not permitted to be disposed of in the flooddebris dumpster:


· No Freon units (dehumidifiers, freezers, refrigerators, air conditioners)
· No white goods/appliances (stove, washer, dryer)
· No hazardous waste (paint, stains, varnish, pesticides, etc.)
· No monitors, computer towers, printers
· No televisions


For more information on proper disposal, please call 778-2250.

08/01/2017 - 9:28am