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Landfill Receives Tire Sidewall Remover

Get rid of those old tires for free!  A tire amnesty event is coming to Daviess County this spring.

  • Thursday, May 23  8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Friday, May 24  8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 25  8 a.m. to Noon

The drop-off location will be the State Maintenance Garage at 2973 Fairview Drive in Owensboro.

Tires will be accepted on or off the rim, including Truck, Light Truck, Passenger Car, Farm Implement, Lawn Tractor, Bicycle, Motorcycle, Golf Cart and ATV.

Excluded from the list is foam-filled, calcium-filled, or solid tires, rubber tracks, and off-road construction tires (OTR).

Tire retailers, scrap/salvage yards, and recycling businesses are expressly prohibited.

This event is supported by the Division of Waste Management in the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet.  For questions, contact Daviess County Solid Waste at (270) 229-4484.

Commissioner Chris Castlen, Solid Waste Coordinator Mike Hamilton, and Landfill Manager Travis Ricker preview the tire amnesty event and highlight a new sidewall remover.

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