ONE STOP DROP
Saturday, May 189 a.m.-2 p.m.
Porter County Expo & Fairgrounds
Collecting household hazardous waste, appliances, tires, electronics
Public compost sites close for Memorial Day holiday weekend
The Valparaiso compost site, 2150 W. Lincolnway, and the Boone Grove compost site, 546 S. 400 W., will be closed Saturday, May 25 and Monday, May 27, for the Memorial Day holiday weekend. The Valparaiso site, owned and operated by the City of Valparaiso with assistance from the Recycling and Waste Reduction District of Porter County, will reopen Tuesday, May 28. Regular season hours for the Valpo site are 9 a.m.to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays.
Keep your kids active and learning during summer!
Water & Me Camp, July 8-11Portage's Lakefront & Riverwalk
Earth Camp, July 22-25Portage's Woodland Park
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Porter County residents have the opportunity to recycle their old latex paint and purchase usable recycled latex paint at the City of Hobart’s Department of Public Works, thanks to an intergovernmental agreement between the Recycling and Waste Reduction District of Porter County and the City of Hobart.
The agreement permits residents from Porter County to purchase recycled paint produced by the City of Hobart for $3 per gallon. Porter County not-for-profit organizations and government agencies can obtain the recycled product for FREE.
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