Farmington's Fall Dumpster Weekend coming soon

The Daily Times staff

FARMINGTON — Berg Park in Farmington will host Fall Dumpster Weekend Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 17-18.

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From 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, workers at the park will accept yard trimmings, metal, household nonhazardous trash and yard waste from people with proof of Farmington residency. Berg Park is located at the intersection of San Juan Boulevard and Scott Avenue.

Yard trimmings must be free of debris and invasive plants, such as Russian olive or pyracantha, and they can’t be more than 5 inches thick.

Crews will accept refrigerators only at the Farmington Parks Operations Yard at 901 Fairgrounds Road. Refrigerators must be clean, and crews won’t accept more than two per household.

Crews also won’t accept motor oil, liquids, air conditioning units, tires, batteries or electronic waste.

For more information, call Debra Homer at 505-599-1426.