Sanitary Recycling Center and Keep Beatrice Beautiful, Inc. are partnering to collect non-working holiday light strings or light strings that still work until Saturday, Jan. 12.
You do not have to remove the bulbs. They can be left in place but remove any packing material, like plastic bags, cardboard, etc.
The collected light strings will be taken to Scrap Central in Omaha and separated into different component materials and then recycled and reused into new items. The Sanitary Recycling Center's is located at 917 S 11th St., Beatrice. The center’s hours are Monday-Friday, noon-6 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Please contact Keep Beatrice Beautiful at 402-228-4576 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.