SARASOTA COUNTY - It's time to clean out the garage and gather discarded household items, junk and yard waste, as Sarasota County will hold its annual free community cleanup in the Englewood area from 8 a.m. to noon, on Saturday, March 25.
Dumpsters will be available for your convenience at the following locations:
West Cowles Street and South New York Avenue.
Rear of the Elk's Lodge at North Broadway and Englewood Heights Road (accessible only from North Broadway Road).
Old Englewood Road at Buchan Airport.
Hazardous materials including paint, auto parts, electronics, televisions and computers will only be accepted the Buchan Airport location. However, hazardous waste may be taken to the Sarasota County Chemical Collection Center 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday. The chemical collection center is located at 8750 Bee Ridge Road.
For more information, call the Sarasota County Contact Center at 941-861-5000.