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Upcoming Bulky Waste Collection event hoping to help clean up Kern County

Posted at 5:04 PM, Apr 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-11 20:10:54-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Kern County Public Works and Kern Refuse Haulers are hosting Bulky Waste Collection Events this Saturday throughout Bakersfield.

Three locations will be accepting residential bulky waste items such as unwanted refrigerators, stoves, washers, dryers, mattresses, water heaters, and other large items.

All items will be accepted at no charge, and the Salvation Army will also be available to accept donations of items that can be reused.

Items that will not be accepted include construction waste, demolition & remodeling waste, household trash, green-waste, and hazardous waste.

The events will take place on Saturday, April 13 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the locations listed below:

  • Roberts Lane Transfer Station, 1900 Roberts Lane (Entrance on Ward St.)
  • Kern Medical, 1700 Mt. Vernon, in the Flower Street Parking Lot
  • Kern County Fairgrounds, 1142 South P Street Parking Lot, North West corner