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Storm Lake Residents Reminded to Secure Garbage Bags Placed in Container

March 25, 2020 6:53am

The City of Storm Lake has received information that residents are not tying garbage bags placed in containers for pick up.

City code requires garbage to be secured when placed in the container. Violations may result in a fine.

As far as recycling goes...used diapers and used toilet paper are NOT recyclable. When such items are in the container, it will not be picked up by any hauling service. Residents may be fined if violations occur.

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