April 9, 2014

Recycling events in the works in Cass County


---- — The Cass County Solid Waste Management District will host an R-Day event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Pioneer Elementary School in Royal Center.

Event organizers say they will accept recyclables such as metal and tin cans, No. 1 and 2 plastic bottles, along with newspaper and cardboard. Containers need to be rinsed, but labels do not need to be removed.

Also on Saturday, as part of the Green Earth Festival, the district will host an R-Day, medicine collection and an electronics collection. The event will be 2 to 5 p.m. in Galveston Park.

The next scheduled R-Days in Logansport and Royal Center will be in June.

Also, appointments for Cass County residents are available for the annual used tire collection. To make an appointment, call the district office at 574-732-9253.