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The Wildfire Mitigation Commission, Recology Ashland and Ashland Fire & Rescue are proud to announce the seventh annual
FREE Firewise Green Debris Drop Off!
“Clean Up Your Debris, Be Firefree”
Create a Firewise yard before fire season starts by removing the “fuel“ from a potential wildfire. Ashland residents are invited to drop-off their green debris free of charge!
When: Saturday, May 5th, 2018 from 8 AM to 3:30 PM
Where: Valley View Transfer Station 3000 N. Valley View Rd.
Who: All Ashland residents showing proof if id (drivers license, utility bill, etc)
Why: Removing fine fuel like leaves, pine needles and small branches away from your house and gutters can significantly reduce your wildfire risk and help prevent the spread of wildfire within the city of Ashland
How: Remove leaves, branches & other green debris from your yard and drop off FREE OF CHARGE to the Transfer Station. Volunteers will be on site to assist with removing green debris from your vehicle, trailer, etc.
ACCEPTED MATERIALS: Only organic green debris will be accepted. This includes leaves, pine needles, small branches, brush and other green debris
PROHIBITED MATERIALS: Please leave trash, stumps, logs, firewood, & treated lumber at home. If you bring your green debris in bags they need to be emptied and taken home.
What happens to my green debris?
Recology Ashland composts all green debris and keeps it out of the landfill. For more information click here.
Questions? Please contact Alison Lerch at 541-552-2231 for more information regarding this event.