Yates and Schuyler Counties will jointly host a Hazardous Waste Collection Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Schuyler County Highway Department, 901 South Decatur St., Watkins Glen. This event is open to residents of Yates and Schuyler Counties, only.
This is an opportunity to dispose of hazardous waste materials like paints, pool chemicals, pesticides, varnish, old gasoline and more. The collection point will also receive automobile tires and select electronics. This event is available by pre-registration only. Visit schuylercounty.us/planning to download a registration form. The completed form must be returned to the Schuyler County Planning department prior to Sept. 16. You will be assigned an appointment time to dispose of your waste. For more information, click on “Recycle” at www.YatesCounty.org.