Bulky Waste Curbside Schedule

We thank the citizens of Blanchard in advance for their help in keeping our City clean.

Bulky Waste
* Should be placed at the curb by 6:00 a.m. and no more than three (3) days
   before your pickup date. Up to four (4) cubic yards per month. If you have more
   than four (4) cubic yards over the limit, contact the utilities clerk for a special
   bulky waste pickup.
* Items should be at least five (5) feet from mailboxes, gas meters, cars, shrubs,
   or anything else that could interfere with hand loading or mechanical. 
* For the same reason, items should be set at least ten (10) feet away from utility
   poles, to prevent contact with overhead power lines.
* Pickup is for household items not normally picked up with your regular polycart
   residential trash service.
* Must be in a size and length that will fit in the hopper of the garbage truck.

Here's What We Can Pick Up
* Must be able to be lifted and handled by two (2) people and manageable.
* Discarded household appliances, water tanks, discarded furniture, and
* Extra large cardboard boxes (broken down and tied into tight bundles).
* Trees, limbs and wood scrap (tied and bundled, maximum length of four (4) feet,
   not more than fifty-five (55 lbs) pounds.
* Fencing (up to four (4) panels).
* Non-contracted remodeling waste that is containerized (that is, leftovers from do-
   it-yourself projects).
* Appliances must not contain freon, such as old refrigerators and window air
   conditioners, compressor must be removed or it has a sticker showing certified

We Are Prohibited From Picking Up
* Hospitals/medical waste or hazardous waste of any kind.
* Poisons, acids and caustics, explosives.
* Dirt and rock, bricks (concrete).
* Sewage and liquid waste, nuclear materials.
* Gasoline, kerosene, oils and other fuels.
* Propane tanks, degreasers, lubricants, brake fluid, antifreeze, batteries.
* Tires and rims, car batteries.
* Sheet rock or roofing items.
* Contracted construction, reconstruction, demolition and repair waste.
* Storm debris.

If Your Residential Trash Service Day is:               Your Bulky Waste Day is:
* Mondays                                                                     1st Friday
* Tuesdays                                                                     2nd Friday
* Wednesdays                                                                3rd Friday
* Thursdays 
                                                                  4th Friday 
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