Free trash disposal day October 13 in Lexington

Free trash disposal day

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) –The Bluegrass Regional Transfer Station is holding its free trash disposal day for non-hazardous household waste Saturday, October 13, in Lexington.

The trash disposal will be held from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 1505 Old Frankfort Pike.

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Fayette County residents may dispose of up to one pickup truck load of household waste. Bulky items, such as mattresses, furniture, and up to four tires off the rim, will be accepted at this event.

Appliances will not be accepted but can be taken to Environmental Recycling Inc. at no cost.

Electronic devices, such as computers, cell phones, and televisions, can be dropped off at no cost to the city’s Electronics Recycling.

Residents can donate liquid latex paint to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore at 451 Southland Dr.

Lexington offers free disposal days four times a year: January, April, July and October.

Visit for more information on normal disposal rates and transfer station hours of operation.

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