DOWNEY - During the entire month of November, Downey residents may place extra yard waste (that does not fit in their automated green waste barrel) at the curb on their regular pick-up day.This special service is free and should be scheduled with CalMet Services one business day prior to pick-up. CalMet Services will collect up to five bags, trash cans, or bundles of leaves, clippings, and yard waste per pick-up. Please keep bundles of branches under 4 feet in length and under 50 pounds, and do not use your regular automated trash or recyclables barrels for this service. Call CalMet Services one business day prior to your pick-up day at (562) 259-1239 ext. 244 for English or ext. 245 for Spanish. Then, place these items at your curb by 6 a.m. on your regular pick-up day. This special free yard waste collection service is only available from Tuesday, November 1 through Wednesday, November 30.
********** Published: October 27, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 28