Consumer

County Helps Businesses Go Green, Recycle Fluorescent Lights

| 11:22 AM

NOTE: PROGRAM HAS NOW ENDED AND THE GRANTS ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE.

County officials are reminding small business owners that they can still get free “mail-back” recycling kits to help them legally recycle their old fluorescent lights, thanks to the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) and a federal grant.

Consumer

Free Tire Recycling/Household Hazardous Waste Collection in Valley Center March 10

| 11:13 AM

The County of San Diego will help unincorporated residents put a little spring into their cleaning March 10 by holding a special recycling event in Valley Center where people can safely get rid of old tires, household hazardous wastes, unwanted medicines, household medical “sharps” such as needles and lancets, old TVs and computer monitors.

Consumer

Auction Set for February 18

| 12:10 PM

A Cadillac, computers, and a crystal set are among the hundreds of items to be sold to the highest bidder this Saturday.