WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Arkansas City is hosting a community clean-up week from Monday, Oct. 10 through Friday, Oct. 14.

The City says crews will make one pass through neighborhoods to collect non-household trash.

Acceptable items:

  • Unwanted household items
  • Indoor/outdoor furniture (reasonable quantities)
  • Small/large appliances (microwave, washer/dryer, water tank, etc.)
  • One appliance per household that contains freon
  • Mattresses
  • Indoor/outdoor kid’s toys
  • Grills (no propane tanks)
  • Properly tagged trash containers you wish to dispose of

All acceptable items must be bundled, boxed, bagged or tied. It must also not exceed 50 pounds.

Unacceptable items:

  • Yard waste (leaves, brush, tree trimmings)
  • Any construction material
  • Electronic waste/computers
  • Concrete blocks, rocks, or dirt
  • Iron, sheet metal, and wire
  • Tires of any kind
  • Vehicles, car bodies, and mechanical parts
  • Paint or chemicals of any kind

Yard waste, including loose leaves, brush and tree trimmings, can be taken to the F Street Limb Disposal/Compost Site, N F St, weekly from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

For more information, call the City of Arkansas City Public Services at 620-441-4460.