Vail cleanup slated for Friday |

Vail cleanup slated for Friday

Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

VAIL, Colorado – Vail’s Annual Spring Clean Up takes this week, culminating in a townwide effort on Friday, rain or shine. Free curbside pick up of yard waste materials such as brush and tree limbs will be available today. To make an appointment for pick-ups, call the town’s Public Works Department at 970-479-2158.

Also, Vail Honeywagon is generously donating free Dumpsters to dispose of items such as bed springs and small furniture. The Dumpsters are available through May 11 in the following locations: The North Trail parking lot in West Vail, the Ford Park parking lot and the parking lot at the East Vail interstate exit. Disposal of hazardous materials such as motor oil, paint, anti-freeze or electronics are not permitted, but may be taken to the household hazardous waste facility at the Eagle County Landfill.

Volunteers participating in the community Clean Up Day on Friday are asked to gather at the top of the Lionshead parking structure for check in beginning at 8:30 a.m. All participants will be awarded a $25 donation to one of many area nonprofits, plus free pizza and beverages donated by Blue Moose Pizza at the Arrabelle at Vail Square beginning at noon.

To pre-register for the event, email and indicate how many volunteers will be coming and the nonprofit recipient. For additional details, call Kristen Bertuglia at 970-477-3455 or Bill Carlson at 970-479-2333.