April 12, 2013

News Release

For Immediate Release

Yardwaste, Lone Pine Recycling Centers Offer Extended Hours

Effective Sunday, April 7, the City’s Yardwaste Recycling Center (YRC) and the Lone Pine Recycling Center will be open on Sunday, 1 – 5 p.m. for the peak spring yard clean-up season. This is in addition to regular operating hours of 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Tuesday – Saturday.

The Sunday hours of operation will extend through May 19. The Franklin Avenue Recycling Center is not open on Sundays, but is open 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Tuesday – Saturday.

The City’s Yardwaste Recycling Center and the Lone Pine and Franklin Avenue Recycling Centers are currently operating under summer hours will be open 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. through Oct. 26. Loading hours for mulch and compost products at the YRC will be from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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, please contact Barbara Lucks, sustainability officer, at 864-2005 or blucks@springfieldmo.gov.

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Department of Environmental Services

Environmental Resource Center • 290 E. Central St. • Springfield, MO 65801
Springfield, Missouri 65802 • 417-864-1904 • springfieldmo.gov