Clean-up the Town Events

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The City of Spearfish offers two opportunities during the year for residents to utilize the restricted use site free of charge - a Spring and a Fall Clean-up.    Spearfish and Lawrence County residents are encouraged to participate in these free events to eliminate the junk and clutter on their property.

Coming soon is 2017 Spring Cleanup - April 20th through April 23rd.   In addition to the Spearfish RUS waiving fees for residential disposal, City crews will offer City Residential pick up services for disposing of large items on the 20th and 21st.

The RUS, located 1.5 miles north of I-90's Exit 10 just off Highway 85 on Camp Comfort Road, will be open free of charge Thursday - Sunday, April 20th through April 23rd - 9AM to 5PM.

Items accepted at the RUS:  trees, leaves, grass clippings, construction materials, metal, iron, appliances, batteries, furniture, carpet and mattresses/box springs.  Tires without rims and appliances which use freon will be accepted for a fee.  Lawn mowers, weed eaters and any other gas/diesel powered item needs to be completely drained of all fluids (fuel and oil) before being accepted at the RUS. 

Items not accepted include:  household garbage, paper, cardboard, plastic, clothing, asbestos, chemicals and hazardous or toxic wastes.

Pick up Services:  Thursday and Friday - April 20th and 21st.  City crews will offer free pick-up services to Spearfish residents.  Disposal of large items including furniture and appliances (that do not use freon) will be available by calling Public Works at 642-1333 from April 10th to 4:00 PM on Thursday, April 20th.  You MUST call in to have items picked up.  No requests will be accepted after 4:00PM on Thursday April 20th.   THE CITY WILL NOT PICK UP TREES, YARD WASTE, APPLIANCES THAT UTILIZE FREON, OR CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS  Free pick up does not apply to commercial accounts.

In addition to the annual free events, truck rentals and larger clean-out containers are available to rent from the Public Works office through-out the year. Click here to see the policy and procedure for obtaining these services. 

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