The Waste Commission of Scott County ribbon cutting


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Posted Online: Oct. 24, 2013, 3:41 pm
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Press release submitted by Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce


Ribbon Cutting - The Waste Commission of Scott County


The Waste Commission of Scott County will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the new Centennial Park Drop-off Recycling Center on Thursday, October 31 at 1 p.m. The ribbon cutting will take place at 202 S. Marquette St. Davenport, IA 52802 (near Centennial Park). http://mapq.st/1igBktu.

The new drop-off location will be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Paper, cardboard, plastics ( #1 and #2), glass and cans are all items that will accepted at the new drop-off location.

For more information please visit www.wastecom.com.



















 



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