Kewaunee County Emergency Management is inviting residents to properly dispose of unwanted agricultural and household hazardous waste as well as medications, opioids, sharps and more for free during their “2020 Clean Sweep” collection.

Registration is now open for the event, which is scheduled for 8 a.m.-noon Aug. 26 at the Kewaunee County Hillside Highway Shop, E2180 State Highway 54, Casco.

Residents are asked to pre-register with Kewaunee County Emergency Management before Wednesday, Aug. 19, over the phone betwen 8-11:30 a.m. weekdays, online or via mail:

Kewaunee County Emergency Management
625 Third Street, Luxemburg, WI 54217

The office’s phone number is 920-845-9700.

Due to COVID-19, those participating will be asked to stay in their vehicles during drop-off, and staff wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) will handle the collection of items. All items should be placed in a car trunk, rear compartment of a SUV with the second row of seats up, or in the bed of a pickup truck.

This is not an electronics collection event. Additional information about “2020 Clean Sweep” can be found online at www.kewauneeco.org.

This service is made possible with grants received from the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection as well as funding from Kewaunee County Families and Communities Encouraging Success (F.A.C.E.S.).