In-Town Spring Clean-Up

March 17, 2022

AVILLA SPRING CLEAN-UP 

******FOR IN TOWN RESIDENTS ONLY*****

SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2022

ITEMS NEED TO BE AT THE CURB BY 5:00 AM ON MAY 21ST    

 

Washler Inc. will be picking up items this year.  They will start at 5:00 am and continue until all items are hauled.  They will make one trip down your street and will not pick up in the alleys.  They will not backtrack for anyone who does not have their items out in time. Scavenging of piles has always been a problem and makes their job harder than it should be. Any piles that have been scavenged through and made a real mess will be left behind. It is not their responsibility to clean up homeowner’s yards. 

Please do not put items at the curb more than one (1) week before clean-up day.

 

ITEMS THAT WILL BE PICKED UP

Appliances without Freon – (washers, dryers, dishwashers, microwave ovens, water heaters, etc.)

Lumber – maximum 4 ft. long pieces and bundled for ease of handling.

Carpet – maximum 4 ft. long – rolled and tied.

Electronics

Furniture

Open paint cans if the paint is dry and the lid is off.

Other large items not normally taken during normal garbage collection.

Appliances with Freon – (refrigerators, freezers, and dehumidifiers) they will not be picked up.  

 

Items – Must be prepaid and tagged or they will not be picked up.  

Tires 16” and under without rims will cost $10.00 each and $15.00 each with rims.  

Tires 17” and larger without rims will cost $15.00 each and $20.00 with rims.  

Tractor tires are $50.00

Electronics: $10.00 per item 

TVs over 30 inches measured diagonally: $25.00

Car batteries: $5.00

Appliances under Stove size: $20.00

Appliance Stove and larger: $40 per item

Refrigerant-containing appliances will not be accepted unless tagged that freon has been removed.

Paint: $2.00 per container gallon or less

Paint: $5.00 per container greater than a gallon 

 

Tags are available at Avilla Town Hall.

Tags must be paid for in advance and applied to each item.   If the items are not tagged, they will not be picked up.

 

ITEMS THAT WILL NOT BE PICKED UP

Hazardous waste – (wet paint, oil, household cleaners, etc.)

Yard waste – leaves, limbs, flowers, grass clippings etc.

Concrete, stones, rocks, or bricks

Normal household trash

Freon appliances 

Burning Barrel

 

HAZARDOUS WASTE AND OTHER RECYCLABLES

From mid-April through mid-November, on Friday mornings from 8:00 to 12:00 noon residents can recycle the following items for a nominal fee at the Northeast Indiana Solid Waste Management District’s facility on State Road 4 east of Ashley:

Oil and all automotive fluids

Oil based and latex paints

Aerosol cans

Stains

Thinner

Liquid and granular fertilizers

Household batteries 

Various chemicals

 

Additional items that will be accepted any Friday morning include:

Vehicle batteries, propane tanks, fluorescent bulbs, computers, televisions, and other electronic components.

Paperback and hardback books and used shoes can be recycled for free.

Newspapers, cardboard, aluminum cans, and plastic bottles can be dropped off at the recycling bins at the Water Department at 212 E. Fourth Street in Avilla.

 

For further details on recycling contact the Solid Waste District at 260-587-3063 or 800-777-5462.

 

 

 

Last modified: March 28, 2022

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