Peru plans 9th Annual Clean-up Day on Friday, April 26.

Peru plans 9th Annual Clean-up Day on Friday, April 26.

Peru, Nebraska– Peru State College, the Peru Community Impact Group, ImPERUving as oNE and the City of Peru are partnering together for the citywide cleanup in 2019. The event begins Friday, April 26, at 9 a.m.

Anyone interested in volunteering to plant flowers, work with collection teams, etc. should meet at Peru City Hall at 9 a.m. Coffee, juice and goodies will be made available for all volunteers.

Anyone with items for the town cleanup should leave them on the curb by 9 a.m. Trucks will be by to pick up items after that time.

If you need help moving an item, please contact Charlotte Carpenter at the Peru City Hall (402.872.6685). Volunteers will be assigned to assist you.

This is a perfect opportunity to comply with city ordinance and get rid of trash, furniture on porches and other unused items. Please note that flood-damaged items will not be picked up as part of this effort.

Items picked up include:

Bagged garbage
Furniture
Appliances
Computers (not monitors)
Circuit boards
Copiers
CD/DVD Players
CD/DVD drives
Fax machines
Keyboards
Modems
Printers
Scanners
Servers
Lawnmowers
Snow blowers
Garden tillers
Bicycles
Swing sets
Metal/scrap iron

TVs or computer monitors must be brought to Peru City Hall on April 25 for environmentally safe disposal. Please notify City Hall of any drop-offs.

Items NOT taken include:

Tires
Propane Tanks
Used Oil
Flood Damaged Items

For more information, contact Charlotte Carpenter at (402) 872-6685.

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