Large item disposal is back in Vincennes

Vincennes residents have another opportunity to throw away large items.

The city of Vincennes and Republic Services are teaming up to once again offer the disposal opportunity.

On Saturday, October 23, and Saturday, October 30th you can head to Republic Services at 2706 North Second Street from 8 until 11:30 am.

Acceptable items include household furniture, mattresses, large toys, carpeting tied in three-foot bundles, and appliances not containing chlorofluorocarbons and hydro-fluorocarbons such as refrigerators and air conditioning.

Republic Services will not accept construction debris, building materials, tires, paint, liquid waste, electronics, or hazardous waste.

You must show a form of photo ID that will verify you are a Vincennes resident.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please call Republic Services at 812-882-1215 or the Vincennes Street and Sanitation Department at 812-885-2520.