Newtown Community Cleanup set for Jan. 25
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 Newtown area from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 25.
Dumpsters will be available at the following locations:
- Newtown Estates Park and Dr. Martin Luther King Way (Main Site).
- 44th Street and Lockwood Ridge Road.
- 23rd Street and Chester Avenue.
Sarasota County Hazardous Waste staff will be at the main site only to accept hazardous materials, electronics, televisions and computers.
Hazardous waste may also be taken to the Sarasota County Chemical Collection Centers 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday. The chemical collection 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.