(September 3, 2008) - Oklahoma City citizens may take old junk and debris to a landfill for free between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday, September 6. It’s Free Landfill Day and offered to Oklahoma City residents only. Please, no commercial account holders or commercial waste haulers.
Each household may drop off one load using a passenger vehicle or a single-axle truck up to 1-ton and one trailer up to 16-feet. A current original water bill (no photocopies accepted) is required as proof of residency.
Bulk waste rules and regulations also apply to Free Landfill Day. That means no appliances containing Freon or other refrigerants, tires, oils, car batteries, dirt and rocks, propane tanks, pool chemicals or household hazardous waste.
Household hazardous waste, such as old paint, pesticides, fertilizers, cleaning products and automotive fluids, can be dropped off at the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility at 1621 S. Portland.
For a complete list of household hazardous waste, go to www.okc.gov or call 682-7038. For more information about Free Landfill Day, call Utility Customer Services at 297-2833.