Get rid of unwanted items on City Cleanup Day


The City of Canyon Lake and CR&R are hosting a city-wide cleanup event on Saturday, April 1, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Canyon Lake Community Church, 30515 Railroad Canyon Rd. At the same time, Animal Friends of the Valley will be accepting donations of bleach, cat and dog food (Pedigree and Iams), towels and pet beds.

The following items will be accepted at no charge: normal household trash, tree trimming (bundled in 4’ lengths), couches, tables, appliances, ovens and stoves, microwaves, mattresses, concrete, asphalt, sod, lumber (cut and bundled), some batteries, computers and monitors, televisions and household electronic devices.

The following items will not be accepted: latex and oil-based paint, paint-related products, flammable liquids, fuels, compressed gas cylinders, household cleaners, drain openers, oven cleaners, poisons, pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, waste oil, antifreezes, car batteries, lead-acid batteries, mercury thermostats, automotive cleaners, all other household and commercial hazardous waste and lamps (fluorescent light bulbs).

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