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KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The next monthly clean-up and collection event for Kaufman County residents is scheduled for this Saturday, August 1, 2020, in Crandall.

The collection site will be located at U.S. Highway 175 and Farm-to-Market (FM) 741 in Crandall.

With some changes, the annual clean-up and collection event has run monthly this year.

At all locations, each month, Kaufman County residents can dispose of old mattresses, old furniture, old appliances, trash, and recyclables.

Proof of residency, a drivers license or water bill, is required at all locations. No cattle trailers or enclosed trailers allowed.

At the Precinct 3 and Precinct 4 locations, tires, TVs, computers, microwaves, latex paint, pesticide containers, and other hazardous household waste will be collected for a charge on the day of the events. See www.BlackJackDisposal.com for rates.

Barbed wire, bricks, concrete, construction material, rock roofing, shingles, brush, boats, travel trailers, and dead animals will not be accepted at any location.

Each event day will run from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. The rotating monthly schedule for the remainder of the year is as follows:

Precinct 1 — City of Kaufman Convenience Station located at 701 Alton Street in Kaufman. (972) 932-2161. The Kaufman Convenience Station will be open for you to bring items that are not being collected for free the day of the event, additional information on pricing and coupons available at www.kaufmancounty.net.

  • September 5

Precinct 2 — County Maintenance Barn located at 12051 Precinct Circle in Forney. (972) 703-2625.

  • October 3

Precinct 3 — Terrell Convenience Station located at 287 FM 429 in Terrell. (972) 703-2626.

  • November 7

Precinct 4 — ECO Station located at 6520 Plainview Drive in Kemp. (903) 289-9881.

  • August 1 (At U.S. Highway 175 and FM 741)
  • December 5 (At Kemp ECO Station)