Clean Up Day slated for April 9

Staff report

SIDNEY — The Sidney-Shelby County Health Department has scheduled two clean up sites for its annual Clean Up Day on Saturday, April 9. This community effort is being organized by the Health Department in partnership with Township officials. Solid waste trucks will be made available by Health Department and Township funds.

Kent Topp, RS, director of Environmental Health for the Sidney-Shelby County Health Department said solid waste trucks will be located in Dinsmore Township at the The Inn Between on State Route 274 in Botkins, and in Green Township at The Center Incorporated located in Plattsville.

Shelby County residents may bring solid waste items for disposal such as large item trash and junk. However, items such as tires, refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, batteries, yard waste and liquid items such as herbicides and pesticides will not be allowed during the clean up day. The sites will be open from 8 a.m. to noon.

For more information, contact Kent Topp, 937-498-7249; Dinsmore Township Trustees, Ted Zimpfer, 937-394-2049, Richard Meyer, 937-693-3806, and Michael Stewart, 937-394-7346; and Green Township Trustees, Keith Gump, 937-418-6504, Randy Bensman, 937-726-1821, and Jeffrey Brautigam, 937-638-5059.

Staff report