Victorville Clean Sweep Weekend April 18 & 19

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(Victorville)– The City of Victorville has planned an entire weekend to make it easy for Victorville residents to get their spring cleaning done by hosting a Clean Sweep Weekend on Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19.  This is a great opportunity to clean out garages and closets.

On Saturday, April 18th, Victorville residents are invited to visit the City of Victorville Recycling Drop-off Center.  The City is offering:

  • Free Drop off:  old TV’s, appliances, computers, e-waste, scrap metal, cardboard, and packing paper.
  • Tire Amnesty Day:  Free disposal of up to 5 tires.  Car, motorcycle, or light truck tires only.  Proof of City of Victorville residency required.  No semi tires or tires from dealers.
  • Clothing Recycling Drive & Raffle:  Residents can drop off clothes, shoes, and other textiles.  For every kitchen size plastic bag full of clothes brought in, a free raffle ticket will be given to enter the raffle to win one of two ASUS Tablets!  The clothing drive and raffle is being sponsored by USAgain, a clothing recycler.

The Victorville Recycling Drop-off Center is located at 15164 Anacapa Road, between Amargosa and Borego, in Victorville.  This event will last from 8 am to noon.

Then, on Sunday, April 19th, residents are invited to visit the City of Victorville Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center, located on Loves Lane, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Residents will be able to dispose of excess paint, motor oil, expired medications, sharps (needles), household batteries, fluorescent lights, pesticides, TVs/computers, and other e-waste.  This disposal is free of charge to Victorville residents and limited to 15 gallons or 125 lbs.  The City of Victorville Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center is located on Loves Lane off Desert Knolls Drive, at the entrance to the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds.

Both events are free of charge.  Make it a “Clean Sweep Weekend” and have some fun cleaning up garages and cleaning out closets!

For more information, please call City of Victorville Environmental Programs at (760) 955-8615.

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