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Time Running Out For Free Disposal Of Tree Slash

NORTH FORK —  Residents who would like to take advantage of the Air Curtain Burner located at the Old Mill Site to dispose of woody slash materials are encouraged to do it sooner than later. Cal Fire will be suspending the acceptance of material on Saturday, Apr. 29. The Air Curtain Burners are available to help residents dispose of unwanted ...

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North Fork Biomass Plant Begins Accepting Logs

NORTH FORK — The North Fork Biomass Disposal Facility has now begun accepting hazard log biomass to help address the tree mortality issues in Madera County. On Friday, July 22, the Yosemite/Sequoia Resource Conservation and Development Council (Y/S RC&D Council) initiated the soft open of the facility at the North Fork Mill Site, which will store and process hazardous logs ...

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Free Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

OAKHURST – Poke your head under the sink, check your garage and peek into your storage shed. If you see empty cans of paint, old oil filters, solvents, household sewing needles or any of a host of hazardous materials and want to get rid of them, you’re in luck. You can shed much of your excess household toxic waste on ...

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Free Recycling in Madera County

The North Fork Transfer Station accepts separated recyclables (no trash) for NO CHARGE. Recyclables accepted include: -Separated recyclables including copy paper, colored paper, cardboard, junk mail, phone books, and magazines, anything that tears, as long as it is not food contaminated or is waxed coated. –Aluminum cans, tin and steel cans, plastics bottles and other plastics; scrap metal, and milk ...

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Hazardous Waste

THE MADERA COUNTY PERMANENT HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION FACILITY IS NOW OPEN The Permanent Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility is located at Fairmead Landfill, 21739 Road 19 Chowchilla, CA 93610. See Directions below. The hours of operation are 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturdays (except Major Holidays) FREE DISPOSAL OF RESIDENTIAL HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE The Facility accepts Motor Oil, Antifreeze, ...

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Oil Recycling and Disposal

Used Motor Oil Collections Centers (Certified) Dan’s Auto Center 49329 Golden Oak Loop Oakhurst, CA (559) 683-6006 Valvoline Instant Oil Change 40144 Enterprise Drive #B Oakhurst, CA (559) 683-2377 Eagle Quick Lube 40179 Enterprise Drive #G Oakhurst, CA (559) 658-2300 Agricultural Used Motor Oil Recycling Locations – Call for Appointment J.W. Meyers 27348 Avenue 14 Madera, CA (559) 673-3101 Fairmead ...

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Where’s The Dump?

If you don’t have trash pickup at your residence, you need to go to the dump. Here are your choices in Madera County: The North Fork Transfer Station – (Not a landfill, but a facility for dumping your trash into big trucks that haul it away). Location: 33699 Road 274, North Fork, Ca (map this location please) Hours: Thursday through ...

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