LaPorte County 5-in-1 Dropoff Event

LaPorte County’s Recycling and Solid Waste District Spring 5-in-1 is coming up this Saturday May 18th, 9am to 2pm, at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds. Sacha Gee Burns, Environmental Educator and Public Outreach Coordinator for the district, told us on Region Newsmakers the district holds two 5-in-1s’s for LaPorte County residents each year – accepting appliances, electronics, household hazardous waste, tires*, and shredding. All items are free for dropoff, excluding tires. Tires* pricing as follows:

*First four passenger car/truck tires are free per resident, each additional car/truck tire will be charged a $1 fee for each. Semi/ tractor tires $5, tires 54” or larger tread to tread will be charged a $75 recycling fee.

For more information of questions call the LaPorte County Solid Waste District at 219-326-0014.