The annual Yellow Medicine County appliance and electronic collection will be held in the cities of Granite Falls, Clarkfield and Canby on May 4.
The collection in Granite Falls will be held in the back parking lot of the Yellow Medicine County Courthouse (not the highway shop, as had been the custom) from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.; the city of Clarkfield at the Maintenance Shop from 11:30 to 2:30 p.m. and at the County Highway Shop in Canby from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Certain items, such as those with freon, come with disposal fees, which are listed below.
For more info dial: 320-669-7524 or 507-532-8210
No fees: ovens/ranges/stoves, dishwashers, furnaces, garbage disposals, microwaves, washers/dryers, water heaters, trash compactors and heat pumps.
$10 fee: air conditioners, dehumidifiers, refrigerators/freezers
No fees: computers, printers, copy machines, etc.
$10 fee: TVs and computer monitors as well as commercial-sized printers, commercial copy machines etc.
.50 cents: straight tubes 4’ and under, compact fluorescent lights (circular and u-shaped)
.75 cents: Straight tubes over 4’
$1.75: High Intensity Discharge
$2.25: car/light truck
$25: tractor tires 24’’, 250 lbs. or less
$35: large tractor tires over 24’’
*Additonal fee for tires still on rim