March 27, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

Recycling Centers Extend Hours for Spring Cleanup

Effective Sunday, April 5, the City’s Yardwaste Recycling Center and the Lone Pine Recycling Center will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sundays for the peak Spring yard cleanup season. The Sunday hours of operation will extend through May 17.

Effective, Tuesday, April 7, the City’s Yardwaste Recycling Center and the Lone Pine and Franklin Avenue Recycling Centers will switch to summer hours and will be open from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. The Centers are closed on Mondays.

All facilities will be closed Sunday, April 12, in observance of the Easter holiday.

For information or directions to the facilities, call the City’s Recycling Hotline at
864-1904 or visit www.springfieldmo.gov/recycling.

For more information, contact: Barbara Lucks, Materials Recovery/Education Coordinator, 864-2005.

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Department of Public Works

840 Boonville Avenue • P.O. Box 8368 • Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1900 • springfieldmo.gov