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COMMUNITY EVENTS

It’s Here! New center opens for city and county residents, households, small business, and visitors/tourists

Accepting: Cans, Newspaper, Flat cardboard, Office paper, Plastics containers, Glass bottles and jars

Click HERE to City of Pueblo website link

Fees charged to recycle tires and mattresses, and disposal of large items Click HERE to Large Item website link

 

FREE MEDICATION DISPOSAL

Safe Medical Disposal Kiosks, from left to right: Walgreens, St Mary Corwin Emergency Dept., Kaiser Permanente Pharmacy

Walgreens

  • 2900 W. Northern  Ave, (intersection of Northern and Prairie)
  • open 24 hours daily
  • 719-561-9728

St Mary Corwin Emergency Dept.

  • 1008 Minnequa  Ave.
  • open 24 hours daily
  • 1-800-228-4039

Kaiser Permanente Pharmacy

  • 3670 Parker Blvd. 2nd floor
  • 719-595-5367
  • Hours:
    • M – F            8:30A – 7:30 P
    • Saturday       9:00 A – 5:00 P, closed 1:30 -2:30
    • Sunday         Closed

FREE PAPER RECYCLING BINS:  PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN Midtown office–in the back lot, near 8th and Blake Street

  • A public service of The Chieftain with a private contractor
  • Accepts PAPER ONLY; newspaper, catalogs, magazines, junk mail, office paper and phonebooks
  • NO cardboard, NO plastic containers, NO metal cans; NO plastic bags, NO glass, NO foam
  • Do NOT leave recyclables on the pavement or on bin lids
  • Loose shredded paper is NOT good!  It creates litter in the wind.  Contain shredded paper in a stapled paper sack
  • Report overflow and illegal dumping to the Chieftain front desk