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Help Support CAN Cancer at the Deschutes County Rodeo

Friday, August 2, 2019 – come show your support!

Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo is celebrating their 100th anniversary and CAN cancer is celebrating its’ 10th anniversary.

Come early to the rodeo and help support CAN Cancer.  Around 6:30 p.m. Friday night, volunteers will be passing purple cans around asking rodeo fans for their support.

Last year rodeo goers donated close to $1,000 and over the past several years, over $6,600 has been raised by rodeo fans alone.

 

About CAN Cancer

100% percent of your donations will help local families manage day-to-day living expenses, including fuel, travel and food costs, while receiving cancer treatment. So many families here in Central Oregon have already received assistance!  For more information about CAN cancer or to make a tax-deductible donation online, visit cancancer.org.

 

Regular Collection Schedule on the 4th of July

High Country Disposal will be operating on a normal collection schedule on Thursday, July 4, 2019.

Customers who have garbage & recycling collection service on Thursday, July 4th should have their carts out by 6:00 a.m. or the night before.

Collection times may be earlier due to the holiday so please have carts out by 6:00 a.m.

The High Country Disposal office will be closed the 4th of July and will reopen Friday, July 5, 2019 at 8:00 a.m.

 

Free Household Hazardous Waste Events in Redmond & Sisters

Deschutes County Solid Waste is providing a free Household Hazardous Waste event for residents in Redmond and Sisters.

Redmond Location

Saturday, July 13, 2019

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center – Awbrey Lot, Redmond

 

Sisters Location

Saturday, August 31, 2019

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Sisters Recycle Center – 328 W. Sisters Park Drive, Sisters

Acceptable Items

  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides
  • Fluorescent light bulbs/tubes
  • Cleaning products
  • Fuels & thinners
  • Aerosol spray cans
  • Oil filters & antifreeze
  • Automotive chemicals
  • Pool & spa chemicals
  • Mercury items
  • Paint & stain
  • Propane tanks (5 gal max)

 

Items not Accepted

  • Business-generated hazardous waste, explosives, fireworks, ammunition, gas, cylinders, radioactive, bio-hazardous waste and barrels.

 

For more information, contact Deschutes County Solid Waste at 541-317-3163.

 

 

 

Free Residential Shred and Drug Disposal Event

SecureShred and the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office are partnering to provide residents the opportunity to safely destroy personal documents for free.

When: Saturday, June 22, 2019

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Where: Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office

703 N. Larch Street, Sisters

The event is intended for private residential document shredding only, no commercial or business shredding provided.

 

Shredding:

No advance document sorting necessary. Staples, paperclips and file folders are okay.

Plastic bags or 3-ring binders are not accepted.

Drug Disposal:

At the event, the Sheriff’s Office will also have a deputy available to collect outdated or unwanted prescription medication or over-the-counter drugs.

The drug disposal program is designed to keep unwanted or unused medications away from abusers, children and animals. The program is also intended to reduce negative environmental impact to the water, soil and landfill’s by using proper disposal practices.

Donate a Non-Perishable Food:

The Sheriff’s Office is asking event participants to bring a donation of non-perishable food.

 

For more information about SecureShred, or to schedule the document destruction truck at your home or office, call 541-382-2263.

 

 

 

Sisters Free Residential Clean up Results

High Country Disposal collected 900 yards of yard debris, 300 yards of miscellaneous household waste and recycled an assortment of appliances at our 2019 residential free spring cleanup event in the city of Sisters.  The free residential fall cleanup event will be held the week of November 4, 2019.  The free cleanup event is for residential customers with the city of Sisters.