Clean Up Umatilla Day
9 a.m. - Noon
Public is invited to clean up areas around town and dispose of unwanted furniture, tires, or other items into dumpsters located at the corner of Trowell and Cassady.
Additionally, Lake County residents to dispose of unwanted household hazardous materials in a safe and environmentally conscious way during a collection event from 9 a.m. - noon on Saturday, May 2nd at the corner of Trowell Avenue and Cassady Street in Umatilla.
Staff will be on hand to collect small quantities of waste products such as lawn and gardening materials, photo and swimming pool chemicals, paint and related products, cleaning solutions, motor oil and used gas, batteries, fluorescent lamps, light bulbs and small propane tanks. The waste collection event is available to Lake County residents only. Materials such as infectious waste, solvents, chemical laboratory waste and radioactive waste are prohibited.
Excessive amounts of hazardous materials will not be accepted due to limited space in the mobile unit. If residents have large quantities of items for disposal, a special drop-off day will be scheduled at the Central Solid Waste Facility, located at 13130 County Landfill Road in Tavares. To schedule a drop-off day, call 352-343-3776.
For more information or to find out about future collection events, visit www.lakecountyfl.gov/hazardouswaste or call the Lake County Solid Waste Division at 352-343-3776.