Citywide Cleanup Day will be held Sat., October 10


CleanupCR&R and the City of Canyon Lake will provide an opportunity to conveniently dispose of bulky items like e-waste, old furniture, appliances and more on Saturday, May 2, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot at Canyon Lake Community Church, 30515 Railroad Canyon Rd.

Items that will be accepted are normal household trash, tree trimmings (bundled in four-foot lengths), couches, tables, appliances, mattresses, concrete, asphalt, sod, lumber, motor oil, antifreeze, used car/motorcycle batteries, and e-waste that is banned from landfills such as computers, monitors, televisions, etc. For more information, contact CR&R at 800-755-8112.

Items that will not be accepted at the Citywide Cleanup event are paints, solvents, light bulbs/fluorescents that are intact, and hazardous household items such as cleaning solutions, liquids, bleach, pool chemicals and pesticides. These items may be disposed of on the first Saturday of each month (except December and January), from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Household Hazardous Waste City Maintenance Facility in Lake Elsinore, 521 N. Langstaff St.

Goodwill Donations

At the same time, Canyon Lake Community Church will be accepting Goodwill donations such as clothing, non-perishable food, bedding, etc. Donations are appreciated and will help families in the community.

Pet Donations

Animal Friends of the Valley also will be accepting donations of bleach, cat food, dog food (Pedigree and Iams), towels and pet beds for the animals.

For more information, contact the City of Canyon Lake at 951-244-2955.


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