Hopkins County has scheduled their annual spring cleanup for 2022.
The cleanup will take place from April 29 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and April 30 from 8 a.m. to noon.
Residents are encouraged to take bulk trash items for disposal to the following locations:
- Pct. 1: Pct. 1 Barn, 5516 Hwy 19 S., Sulphur Springs (Contact: Mickey Barker, Pct. 1 Commissioner, 903-485-2040)
- Pct 2: Pct. 2 Barn, 12080 Hwy 11 E, Como (Contact: Greg Anglin, Pct. 2 Commissioner, 903-488-3514)
- Pct. 3: Pct. 3 Barn, 583 CR 3564, Dike (Contact: Wade Bartlet, Pct. 3 Commissioner 903-945-2178)
- Pct. 4: Pct. 4 Barn, FM 2653 approx. 1.7 mile south of Hwy 11, Cumby (Contact: Joe Price, Pct. 4 Commissioner 903-582-8840)
Not allowed at the waste sites are: chemicals, shingles, paint, refrigerant, tires, pesticides, and household hazardous wastes.
Encouraged at the waste sites are: scrap metal. All scrap metal brought to Spring Cleanup will be donated to county volunteer fire departments for them to recycle and use the funds to buy new tires for their fire vehicles.