Greeley’s 38th Annual Spring Clean-up Weekend – for Greeley residents only – is scheduled for Friday April 26 and Saturday
April 27, 2013, TWO DAYS ONLY
Greeley residents are invited to bring their spring clean-up debris to the four locations from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. rain, snow or shine.
Residents may need to visit all four sites depending on the items they have for disposal or recycling.
Participants must provide proof of Greeley residency (i.e. driver’s license, utility bill). NO COMMERCIAL DUMPING OR SCAVENGING is allowed and all loads of loose materials must be tarped. Due to the popularity of the event, please expect delays.
Map to Clean-Up Site Locations
Clean-up Site: Clean up your garage, basement, alley, etc., and bring the debris to the drop site at 11th Avenue, north of the Poudre River (enter off of H Street); $10.00 per load. You can also recycle the following separated materials at this site: old appliances, vehicle tires up to 17" in diameter, iron and metal. A total of 4 tires may be included in regular loads per day with no additional fees; however, there will be an additional $2 fee per tire over that limit. Tires over 17" will not be accepted. Freon will be safely removed from all refrigeration appliances free of charge.
One-ton trucks and larger or trailers with more than 1 axle must use the North Weld Land fill unless it is tree limbs or unpainted wood. A $30.00 coupon for each load (Limit of 2) that allows direct access to the landfill must be purchased at City Hall, 1000 10th Street, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F by April 26th or at the H street Site during Clean-Up weekend.
Greeley Organic Waste Center located on 8th Street, One mile East of Highway 85 -- Grass & Leaves: $3.50/cubic yard (small pickup approximately $7-$14; large pickup approximately $9.50-$17.50). Clean and mixed wood (OSB, lumber), limbs, brush, sod, topsoil: $4.75/cubic yard, (small pickup approximately $9.50-$19; large pickup approximately $14.25-$23.75). NOT ACCEPTED: drywall, paper or wax coated cardboard, painted/treated wood.
Site #3 **FREE**
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Site: Household hazardous waste will be accepted at 1311 North 17th Avenue, approximately 2 blocks north of the 11th Avenue site. No charge to recycle used motor oil, batteries, antifreeze, paint, pesticides, cell phones, etc.
**NO COMPUTERS AND NO COMMERICAL DROP OFF**
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Site
Site #4 **FREE**
Downtown Recycling Center located at 3rd Street and 11th Avenue: accepts cardboard, paperboard, glass, aluminum and tin, #1 and 2 plastics, junk mail, newspapers and office paper.
Computers and Electronics will NOT be collected during Spring Clean-Up Weekend. Contact Schaefer Enterprises at 350-0662 Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Sponsors assisting the City of Greeley with this year’s event include: A-1 Organics, Bucklen Enterprise, Colorado Department of Transportation, The Greeley Tribune, Greeley Urban Renewal Authority, KFKA, Waste Management of Colorado and Weld County Health Department