Drivers encouraged to use Lacrosse Street entrance for Waste Disposal Event

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Drivers bringing items to Saturday’s Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Event are advised to use the Lacrosse Street entrance to the Central States Fairgrounds for the popular event, which is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Hhw MapThe entrances to the Fairgrounds from Cambell Street and Cherry Avenue will be blocked and drivers are advised to use the Lacrosse Street or Centre Street to Lacrosse Street options, and drivers will enter the Fairgrounds near the grandstand ticket office.Accepted Items 1

The event is free and city officials encourage the public to bring many household hazardous waste materials for disposal. The public is also encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to the event with the food benefitting Feeding South Dakota.

Business or commercial items will not be accepted during the event. Other items that won’t be accepted include ammunition and explosivesagricultural chemicals; E-waste, medical waste, lead acid batteries; tires and clean and used oil.

Acceptable items include aerosols; spot removers; pool chemicals; antifreeze; pest control chemicals; oil based paints/stains; lawn and garden chemicals; latex paint, household solvents; hobby chemicals and disinfectants.

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