Blossburg Borough Recycling Guidelines
Materials are collected on the same day as your garbage pick-up. Please have materials curbside by 7 am.
Glass Bottles & Jars: Separate bottles & jars by color; clear, brown, green. Remove all lids & rings. Rinse well, labels can remain. Food and beverage glass only. No light bulbs, flower vases, etc.
Aluminum Cans: Empty & rinse cans. Crushing is optional but saves space.
Steel or “Tin” Cans: Rinse your cans & secure the lid(s) inside. Labels can remain.
Newspapers: Keep dry. Inserts can remain. Do not bundle or tie. Keep separate from other types of paper.
Magazines: Magazines & catalogs only. Keep dry. Do not bundle or tie. Keep separate from other types of paper.
Office Paper/Junk Mail: Includes junk mail, office paper, envelopes, colored paper, shredded paper, etc. Keep dry. Do not bundle or tie. Keep separate from other types of paper.
Plastics: #1 – #7: Includes soda & water bottles, milk & laundry jugs, shampoo bottles, yogurt containers, butter tubs, berry containers, plastic film, etc. Empty & rinse as necessary. Lids can remain. Crushing is optional but saves space. No hard rigid or brittle plastic such as buckets, plastic hangers, flower pots, etc. **NO STYROFOAM**
Corrugated Cardboard: Flatten boxes & keep dry. Look for the ridges. No cereal/macaroni boxes, pizza boxes, green cardboard, etc.
If materials not properly prepared, per the above guidelines, they will be treated as regular trash and disposed of that way.
For more information, contact the Blossburg Borough at 570-638-2452, http://www.blossburgboro.comShare
Start your Summer with Color.
North Penn Liberty Wrestling Booster is sponsoring a 5 K Color Run or 1 mile Color Walk. All proceeds benefit the Wrestling Booster Club. The 3.1 mile course will take you around beautiful Island Park and the town of Blossburg, PA.
Registration: June 3rd, 2017, 7 am- 8 am Race starts at 8:15 am
Where: Blossburg Island Park, Water St Blossburg, PA 16912
5k is timed, Medals to the top 3 finishers! After Race Color Party at 915 at finish line. All participants will receive a t-shirt, sunglasses and bandana.
Registration is $25.00 (ages 18 and up), $15.00 (17 and under).
Must Register by May 26th ( Small additional fee for online registration) To register online visit: www.eventbrite.com/e/coal-festival-color-run-tickets-34176900028
For more information, contact 570-404-7882Share
LEWIS & CLARK CIRCUS at the Island Park, Blossburg, PA 16912
FRIDAY & SATURDAY – MAY 26TH & 27TH
FRIDAY – 6:30 P.M.
SATURDAY – NOON & 2:30 P.M.
PURCHASE YOUR $10.00 ADVANCED ADULT TICKETS AT THE
BLOSSBURG BOROUGH OFFICE.
2 CHILDREN UNDER 14 CAN GET IN FREE WITH A PAYING ADULT.
IF MORE THAN 2 KIDS ARE ATTENDING WITH ONE ADULT THE ADULT WILL NEED TO PAY FOR THOSE CHILDREN.
ADULT TICKETS WILL BE $15.00 DAY OF THE SHOW.Share
ISLAND PARK SPRING CLEANUP TIME
MAY 6, 2017
RAIN DATE: MAY 13, 2017
STARTING TIME: 8:00 A.M.
EVERYONE IS INVITED TO COME TO ISLAND PARK ON MAY 6, 2017 TO HELP CLEANUP THE ISLAND PARK.
ANYONE AND EVERYONE IS ASKED TO COME LEND A HAND. PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN GARDEN TOOLS – RAKE, SHOVEL, GLOVES, ETC. THAT YOU MAY WANT TO USE DURING THE DAY.
PLEASE RAKE DEBRIS INTO PILES SO IT CAN BE REMOVED EASILY. PAPERS,་ ETC. CAN BE PUT IN THE GARBAGE CANS AT ISLAND PARK.
INCLEMENT WEATHER DATE WILL BE ON MAY 13, 2017.
ANY QUESTIONS, TELEPHONE THE BLOSSBURG BOROUGH OFFICE at 570-638-2452
THIS IS A GREAT COMMUNITY ACTIVITY. THANKS FOR YOUR HELP!Share
SPRING CLEANUP WEEK
FOR BLOSSBURG BOROUGH RESIDENTS ONLY
MAY 1st through 5th, 2017
Items for pickup should be put out on Saturday or Sunday night, April 29-April 30, 2017. All items must be out by Tuesday night, May 2, 2017. All spring cleanup items will be picked up by Friday, May 5, 2017.
If you do not place at curb or – if items for free pickup are mixed with weekly garbage, it will NOT be picked up.
Please remember to comply with the requirements. If any items are not picked up, you may telephone the Borough, with any questions.
The following list is what must be followed as the Borough must comply with rules at the landfill, also.
Refrigerators, freezers, air-conditioning units will be billed at $5.00 each due to regulations at landfill.
If requirements are not met, free removal will not be available to you.
Any questions? Please telephone the Borough Manager at 570-638-2452.
This project is very costly, so your cooperation is needed if the free pickup is to be continued.
Thanks to everyone who has been helpful in the past, it is greatly appreciated.Share