Household Hazardous Waste Day

Frank Brocato Feb 2016

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Very soon we will see the leaves begin to change as another season rolls in. While these thoughts bring a smile, they are always accompanied by a somber moment as I also reflect on the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001. Read more

Mayor's Minute

It’s time for spring cleaning again, and the city of Hoover is gearing up for its 21st annual Household Hazardous Waste Day. Read more


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More than 1,450 people brought items to the 2018 Household Hazardous Waste Day at the Hoover Metroplitan Complex. Read more

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For the 20th year in a row, the city of Hoover is offering its residents a way to properly dispose of hazardous household items that shouldn’t go in the garbage. Read more


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One gun store owner estimated the 1892 double-barrel shotgun could be worth at least several thousand dollars. Read more

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Residents also brought loads and loads of old paint, batteries, gasoline, motor oil, pesticides, cleaning products, used tires, prescription medication and a host of other items best left out of landfills. Read more



Photo courtesy of Lance Shores/city of Hoover.

The city’s 19th annual Household Hazardous Waste Day is set for April 22 in the parking lot at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. The event is from 8 a.m. to noon. Read more


Hazardous Waste Day

Shay Allen

The Foundry Rescue and Recovery Center took in electronics to recycle. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Ricky Linn/Hoover Fire Department.

The city of Hoover is holding its 18th annual Household Hazardous Waste Day on Saturday, April 23 — collecting a host of items best left out of landfills. Read more


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