Register now for free hazardous waste cleanup events

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - If you have stuff laying around the house that you need to get rid of, make sure you register now for El Paso County's "Clean Sweep" events.

The first two events this year are already sold out.

Tickets are no longer available for the first of four collection events at the Household Hazardous Waste Facility on Saturday, April 13th. The second one in June is also already unavailable. At last check, the "Clean Sweep" events in August and October are still open.

Residents can drop off things like paint, chemicals, tires, and electronics for no cost. The county is asking that all waste be in labeled containers that don't leak.

The El Paso County Household Hazardous Waste Facility is located at 3255 Akers Drive. You have to register in advance.

For more details CLICK HERE.