Lehman Township Board of Supervisors announces the opening of its Single Stream Recycling Center at the Municipal Building on Old Route 115.
The center is open to everyone for single stream recycling only. When arriving with recyclables, participants should drive to the left of the main building down to the orange containers.
The supervisors ask participants to follow the rules posted. Cameras will be used to prosecute anyone dumping illegally on or near the municipal property.
Hours are from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9 a.m. to noon every second and fourth Saturday of each month.
The following items will be accepted at the center: plastic #s 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; glass bottles and jars (no broken glass please); tin cans, (vegetable cans, juice cans, empty aerosol cans, etc.); books, including phone books, can be hardcover; magazines, brochures, junk mail, special file stock; white paper, newspaper and inserts, envelopes (windowed ok), color paper, school paper, 3-ply paper; cardboard, juice and milk cartons, cereal boxes, egg cartons, paper board boxes; aluminum cans and foil; pots and pans, small metals.
The following will NOT be accepted or allowed at this center: plastic microwave trays or 6-pack holders, ceramics, dishware, drinking glasses, bulbs, or mirrors, shredded paper or paper to go containers, waxed paper, waxed cardboard or frozen drink/food containers, hazardous or medical waste, syringes or needles, napkins or paper towels, Styrofoam, stickers and window glass.
To purchase 16-gallon bins for $10 each, call 674-7788.