Large item residential pick-up schedule announced for Dare

Published 9:44 am Saturday, January 18, 2020

The Dare County Sanitation Department will be conducting a large item pick‐up for residential customers only. The pick-up schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, Jan. 28: East Lake, Stumpy Point, Manns Harbor

Tuesday, Feb. 4: Wanchese

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Tuesday, Feb. 18: Manteo (outside town limits)

Tuesday, March 3: Colington Harbour (inside the gate)

Tuesday, March 17: Colington (houses located off Colington Road, not in the gated community of Colington Harbour)

Tuesday, March 24: Buxton, Frisco, Hatteras

Tuesday, March 31: Avon

Wednesday, April 1: Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo

Tuesday, April 21: Martin’s Point

The Dare County Department of Public Works announced that no commercial business debris will be picked up. The department asks people not to interfere with county employees picking up large items.

Put items to be picked up at the curbside no later than 6 a.m. on the collection day. Be mindful of overhead power lines and place items so that county trucks will not contact the lines.

If the county does not take an item(s) placed on the roadside, it has been rejected and must be disposed of at the owner’s expense.

On this special pick‐up, the county collects appliances, furniture, mattresses and box springs. Remove doors from refrigerators. Items also collected are used auto tires, used motor oil in spill proof containers, scrap metal and dried-out, water-based paint.

County workers will not pick up old clothes, yard debris, construction/demolition materials or hazardous materials like pesticides and oil-based paint.



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