It’s “Community Clean-Up Week” in Rapid City

It’s “Community Clean-Up Week” in Rapid City. Samantha Chadwell spoke with Jancie Knight from the Rapid City Solid Waste Division on NewsCenter1 Today about all the different things the community can take part in this week and the purpose behind this annual event.


RAPID CITY, S.D. – The City’s annual Clean-up Week is scheduled for Monday through Saturday, April 19-24. There are a lot of things that residents can take part in this week:

  • Free disposal at the Landfill during Clean-Up Week (April 19-24)
  • “Community Clean-Up Day” will include more than 150 ‘teams’ spreading out throughout the community to clean up public areas
  • “Trash To Treasures” where people can drop off and pick up slightly-used items at the Landfill’s Material Recovery Facility (8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday, April 24)
  • Landfill staff are fanned out around the Landfill campus to assist the general public on where to take various items on Clean-Up day

Anyone with questions about this week or wants to know how to get involved is asked to contact the Solid Waste Division at (605) 355-3496 or send an email to

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