Good news for the planet. Highlands County will resume picking up our recyclables on Friday, July 3. So if you’ve been using your green bin for extra garbage, yard waste, or a beer cooler, be sure to hose it out now.
What is accepted:
CLEAN steel and aluminum cans.
CLEAN plastic bottles and jars
Do not put your stuff in plastic garbage bags, just toss it into the bin.
What is NOT accepted:
Newspapers or magazines
Unwashed jars -peanut butter, mayo, jelly, etc.
Any wax-coated carton (Orange juice, milk)
Styrofoam take-out boxes or any styrofoam
Plastic bags of any kind
For more information, call 863-655-0005 or 863-402-6505