2nd Saturday household hazardous waste collection event - Tucson News Now

2nd Saturday household hazardous waste collection event

  • Most ReadMost ReadMore>>

  • Gas station worker tired of being sitting duck, shoots robbery suspect

    Gas station worker tired of being sitting duck, shoots robbery suspect

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:01 PM EDT2017-09-21 00:01:32 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:01 PM EDT2017-09-21 00:01:32 GMT

    A gas station worker took her gun from her pocket, cocked it, and shot it, hitting a robbery suspect. 

    A gas station worker took her gun from her pocket, cocked it, and shot it, hitting a robbery suspect. 

  • BREAKING

    Tucson police searching for suspect in bank robbery

    Tucson police searching for suspect in bank robbery

    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:26 AM EDT2017-09-23 05:26:49 GMT

    According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, spokesman for the Tucson Police Department, the robbery occurred around 4:10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22 at the Washington Federal Bank at 4910 East Broadway.  

    According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, spokesman for the Tucson Police Department, the robbery occurred around 4:10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22 at the Washington Federal Bank at 4910 East Broadway.  

  • Val Kilmer returning to Tombstone as Doc Holliday

    Val Kilmer returning to Tombstone as Doc Holliday

    Saturday, August 12 2017 12:59 PM EDT2017-08-12 16:59:42 GMT
    Val Kilmer as Doc Holliday. (Source: Pinterest)Val Kilmer as Doc Holliday. (Source: Pinterest)

    Val Kilmer, who played Doc Holliday in the movie "Tombstone," will visit the Arizona old west town this weekend as part of a festival that pays tribute to the gunfighter.

    Val Kilmer, who played Doc Holliday in the movie "Tombstone," will visit the Arizona old west town this weekend as part of a festival that pays tribute to the gunfighter.

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The City of Tucson and Pima County are hosting a household hazardous waste collection event this Saturday, Feb. 8 from 8 a.m. to noon. 

This is an opportunity for homeowners to dispose of unused chemicals, oils or pesticides that have been sitting around the house.   The Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Program will be held at the El Rio Center (1390 W. Speedway Blvd.)  Drop off of HHW is free for residents. 

Accepted materials are -  automotive fluids, auto and rechargeable batteries from electronic equipment, toxic cleaning products, fluorescent lamps, paints, solvents, lawn and garden products and computer equipment (there is a $2 charge for monitors without the computer). 

This program only accepts materials generated in homes – no commercially generated materials are accepted.

For more information on this disposal go online to www.tucsonaz.gov/hhw or download the ‘mywaste' app or call Environmental Services Customer Service at 791-3171.

Copyright 2014 Tucson News Now All rights reserved.

 

Powered by Frankly