In the latest installment of The Mayor’s E-Memo Mayor Bieter discusses the Neighborhood Reinvestment Grant Program
Now is a good time to be thinking about our neighborhood needs could be met with this program.
Adding special collection days on April 12th and 15th for Yard Waste. Due to an extremely soggy and cold spring, Public Works and Allied Waste are adding two special collection days to give Boise resident’s additional help disposing of yard waste.
The extra collection days are Tuesday, April 12th and Friday, April 15th.
Set out extra yard waste in 20-32 gallon cans or paper leaf bags
Tree branches less than four feet long can be bundled and set out
All extra cans, leaf bags and bundled branches must weigh less than 60 pounds each
Plastic bags will not be collected
Residents must request a special pick-up by calling Allied Waste at 345-1266 or sending an email with your address to email@example.com. If residents call before noon on Monday April 11th, they will have a Tuesday pickup. All requests after Monday at noon will be collected on Friday, April 15th.
All items must be set out by 8:00 a.m. on the day of collection.
West Bench Neighborhood Association Meeting
7:00 PM April 20th 2011
The Library! At Cole & Ustick
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To: Treasure Valley Residents
FROM: Mark Carnopis, Community Relations Manager
Valley Regional Transit (VRT) is updating its regional transportation plan. VRT staff recently met with the public and local leaders throughout the Valley to gather input.
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On Saturday, April 30th, the Boise Police Dept., Ada County Sheriff’s Office, and Garden City Police will be participating in the Drug Enforcement Association’s (DEA’s) National Drug Take-Back Day.
This is an opportunity for you and your members to properly dispose of unused or out-dated medications that might otherwise end up in the wrong hands or in our water.
Collection locations will be:
1. Boise Police will be collecting unwanted medications in the front of the State Capitol;
2. Garden City Police will be collecting unwanted medications in the parking lot of the Garden City Walgreens – 6725 N. Glenwood;
3. Ada County Sheriff’s Office will be collection unwanted medications in the Eagle Albertson’s parking lot – 250 S. Eagle Road
The Sheriff’s Office will also be collecting in Kuna and the Meridian Police Dept. will be collecting at the St. Lukes Meridian site as well as at their headquarters on Water Tower Street, Meridian.
Collection will be from 10 AM – 2 PM on Saturday, April 30th. Please watch/listen for ads and additional collection locations. Attached is a billing insert that everyone in Boise, Garden City, and Eagle will be receiving.
Thanks for assisting the City of Boise in providing this valuable information to your neighborhoods/members.
If you have any questions you can e-mail me firstname.lastname@example.org or call 384-3983.
Hazardous Materials Coordinator
Boise Public Works