Neighborhood cleanup for Bessemer, Eilers in Pueblo this weekend


PUEBLO, Colo. — It’s spring cleaning time in two Pueblo neighborhoods this weekend.

The Bessemer and Eilers Neighborhood Clean-Up will be held this Saturday, May 13 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the corner of Abriendo Avenue and Canal Street.

The following items are accepted:

  • Mattresses and other furniture
  • Passenger tires ($2 each, limit 12 tires)
  • Appliances without freon
  • Metal scrap
  • Branches (less than 6 feet long)
  • Weeds and leaves: must be in tied bags
  • Scrap lumber

The following items are not accepted:

  • Household trash
  • Freezers, refrigerators, air conditioners
  • Liquids or hazardous waste: paint, oil, antifreeze, car batteries or solvents
  • TVs or computers
  • Asbestos materials
  • Bricks or cement blocks
  • Sod, soil, rocks or stumps

Tickets are $15 each for one level pickup truck load. There is a two ticket limit per address.

Seniors and disabled residents who aren’t able to drop off waste items can request curbside pickup assistance by signing up for it when tickets are purchased.

Reservations must be made by Wednesday, May 10 at 4 p.m.

You can buy tickets at the following locations:

  • JB Pharmacy: 915 W. Northern Avenue
  • NeighborWorks: 1241 E. Routt Avenue
  • Pueblo City-County Health Department: 101 West 9th Street, 2nd Floor

Tickets can be purchased Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

You must show your ID to buy tickets.>> Click here for more information.

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