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2016 Spring News
30th Annual "Bill Stalker Fairlawn Clean Up and Beautification Day" - Large Item Pick Up

Large Item Pick-Up Day will be taking place:  
                                            Saturday May 21, 2016
                               7:00 A.M. - All items MUST be at curb

The large item pick-up is limited to items that are difficult to dispose of through the normal channels.  This includes washers, dryers, mattresses, sofas, televisions, microwaves, lawn mowers, etc.  If you are discarding a refrigerator, the doors must be removed as required by state law.  Large item pick-up DOES NOT INCLUDE:  normal trash, leaves, grass, brush, or any other yard waste, household rubbish, concrete or asphalt, heavy construction or demolition materials, paints, chemicals, or any other household hazardous waste.  For more information regarding the proper disposal of household hazardous waste, please call ReWork (formerly Summit/Akron Solid Waste Management Authority) at 330-374-0383.

Please make arrangements to have your large items at the curb by 7:00 A.M. on Saturday May 21, 2016.  City crews will not be responsible for items placed at the curb after 7:00 A.M.

26th Annual Used Motor Oil Collection Day
The 26th Annual Used Motor Oil Collection Day will also be held on Saturday May 21, 2016 at the Andrew E. Sombati Compactor and Recycling Center. 

Please note that the monitors will not accept used motor oil that has been mixed with any solvents. 

Monitors will be collecting oil from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM on this date. 

Free / Secure Document Shredding Day - Saturday June 4, 2016
ReWorks (formerley The Summit/Akron Solid Waste Management Authority) will be offering a Free / Secure Document Shredding Day for residents and businesses in Summit County.  Confidential recycling and shredding of your documents will take place at:
                                                City of Fairlawn
                                                Department of Public Service
                                                3300 Fairlawn Service Drive
                                                From 9:00 AM until Noon (Rain or Shine)                

    There will be a limit of 10 file boxes or shopping bags.  Please remove any binder clips, rubber bands, paper clips, binders, report covers and hanging files.  STAPLES ARE OKAY.  All paper shredded will be recycled.  If you have any questions, please contact the Service Department at 330-668-9550.

Mosquito Control Program
The Department of Public Service conducts a Mosquito Control Program starting in May and continuing through September each year.

Spraying begins at dusk and proceeds into the next morning (usually no later than 1:00 am).  Typically, our program takes two (2) days to complete and is dependent on temperature, wind and precipitation.  Rain dates will be on Thursdays.

Any questions concerning this program may be directed to the Department of Public Service at (330) 668-9550.

The following indicates what day your area will be sprayed.

All residential streets north of:
  • West Market Street
  • Ridgewood Road
  • Brunsdorph Road
  • Ridgewood Lakes allotment
  • Villages of Fairlawn

All other residential streets south of:
  • West Market Street
  • Rothrock Road
  • Rosemont Ridge