The City of Toledo will offer three opportunities for residents to dispose of bulk waste at the Hoffman Road Landfill free of charge on select days this summer. The dump days will be offered June 2, July 7 and September 8, 2012. The landfill will be open from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on these days and proof of residency will be required in the form of a current utility bill and valid photo identification.
Acceptable bulky waste items include excess trash, furniture, carpeting, mattresses, wood waste, and scrap metal. There will be no free commercial dumping.
Appliances and items containing Freon; hazardous, chemical, toxic, poisonous flammable or industrial waste; tires; batteries; paint and oil will not be accepted. For a complete list of prohibited items and information about hazardous waste disposal, please visit the Division of Solid Waste page on the city’s website, www.toledo.oh.gov.
Additionally, at the June 2 event only, tires will be recycled in cooperation with the Lucas County Sustainability Commission. The tire recycling event will be open to all Lucas County residents. Tires will be collected for recycling from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. or until collection reaches capacity. No more than 10 tires per load will be accepted.