For unwanted items not picked up by the solid waste vendor, Amnesty Dumpster and Recycling Day is a free event held at Germantown Public Works Complex and Johnson Road Park.
Acceptable items include building materials, fencing, wire, steel poles, up to four tires without rims, concrete, dirt, rocks, lawn mowers, bikes and grills. Scrap metal will be recycled.
At Johnson Road Park, shred and recycle up to two bankers’ boxes of personal documents and recycle electronic equipment. Cell phones, printers, computers, copy and fax machines and one television and computer monitor per household will be accepted.
Hazardous waste, such as paint, chemicals and medical waste, is NOT accepted at either location.