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FREE:  Do you want to build a floating dock or how about a rain barrel?  Can you think of other uses?  The GRU Kelly Generating Station would like to recycle their empty 55 gallon plastic drums.  Call Willie Adams at 393-1787. 

WANTED:  The City of Gainesville's Morningside Nature Center is in constant need of 5 gallon buckets for their yearly Air Potato Round-up.  Call Ludovica Weaver at 334-2171. 

SPECIAL EVENT RECYCLING:  Need recycling containers for your special event?  The City of Gainesville has both garbage and recycling event containers that can be purchased at cost.  These corrugated cardboard containers cost $5.50 each including the bag and can be used over and over again.   Call 393-7962 to place your order.    

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:  For volunteer information contact Keep Alachua County Beautiful, 352 359-5037.    

HOLIDAY/PARTY STRING LIGHTS RECYCLING is now available at the Public Works Center, 405 NW 39 Avenue.  There is a year-round recycling containers located outside the lobby of the new administrative building. 

Last Updated July 14, 2015