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We’re Watching This Community For You!

Posted by on Dec 2, 2013 in Special Information | Comments Off

The “County Watch” program was designed in 1987 to help keep an eye on residential and business properties within the cities of Marion County and West Salem; Polk County. Garbage/Recycle Haulers receive ongoing official training from Marion County Sheriff Office (MCSO) on what to watch for in our local community. Our drivers are professionally trained by MCSO on procedures for reporting suspicious activities to MCSO, City Police Stations, or Utility Companies. Reports have included drunk drivers, general road hazards, persons in trouble, suspicious activity, traffic accidents,...

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D.A.R.E. to RECYCLE!

Posted by on Apr 2, 2013 in Special Information | Comments Off

Local Garbage/Recycle haulers have been long-time major sponsors of the Salem Police D.A.R.E. program. The new D.A.R.E. vehicle now sports the Association’s name! Watch for the D.A.R.E. vehicle on YOUR neighborhood streets. Have a safe year from all of us here at Mid-Valley Garbage & Recycling Association!

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Plastic Bag Recycling

Posted by on Feb 2, 2013 in Special Information | Comments Off

Are you being overwhelmed with plastic bags when bringing products and groceries home?  If you don’t already have a reuse in mind for these plastic bags, here is a GREAT list of locations in Marion County: Albertson’s Food & Drug. All Stores Salem & Keizer Fred Meyer Stores 3750 Market Street NE Salem Fred Meyer 3450 Commercial Street SE Salem Humane Society Thrift Shop 548 High Street NE Salem Roth’s IGA All stores in Marion County Safeway Food & Drug All stores in Marion County Union Gospel Mission 885 Commercial Street SE Salem Wal-Mart Stores 5250 Commercial...

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