Laurel Community Cleanup set for Sept. 21
It's time to clean out the garage and gather discarded household items, appliances, junk, tree trimmings and other garbage as Sarasota County will hold a free community cleanup in the Laurel area from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 21.
Dumpsters will be available at the following locations:
- Forrest Street at Laurel Park.
- Corner of Church Street and Spencer Avenue.
Televisions, electronics computers, tires and large appliances will only be accepted at the Forest Street location. Hazardous materials such as paint, oil, gas and aerosol cans will not be accepted at either location. However, it may be taken to the Sarasota County Chemical Collection Center 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday. The centers are located at 8750 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota; and 250 S. Jackson Road, Venice.For more information, call the Sarasota County Contact Center at 941-861-5000.