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Chuck the Wood Where it Belongs: Recent Storm Damage Wood Waste Drop Site

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June 1st, 2022 – Pope/Douglas Counties – Recent Storm Damage Wood Waste Drop Site. To help create additional capacity for locally generated wood waste caused from the rash of recent severe storms, there is now a temporary tree/wood waste drop site available. Site was developed with swift action in partnership with Douglas County Land & Resource Management, Douglas County Public Works, Douglas County Ag Society, and Douglas County Emergency Response. 

Temporary Wood Waste Drop Site Southwest Field of the Douglas County Fairgrounds property Enter off County Road 82 – please follow on-site signs and barricades Open Fridays from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. At this time, the site will only be open until July 30th

Accepting only: Twigs, brush, branches, and logs.

No Leaves

No Grass Clippings

No Stumps/Root Balls

No Soil

No Garbage

Site will be staffed and monitored for compliance.

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