City to pick up heavy trash items


GREENFIELD – The city of Greenfield announced plans for a two-week program to rid city properties of heavy trash items.

The 40th annual Heavy Pick-Up program is April 20 for residents on the east side of Ind. 9 and April 27 for residents on the west side of Ind. 9, announced Tyler Rankins, street commissioner for the city of Greenfield.

Trash will only be picked up inside of city limits. The eastern section will include properties east of Ind. 9 to the city limits; the west side will include properties west of Ind. 9 to the city limits.

Items for pick-up should be placed at curbside by 7 a.m. on the scheduled Saturday. No items will be picked up in alleys, businesses, apartment complexes or churches.

Items not accepted include household trash, limbs, tires, oil, batteries, building materials, TVs, computer monitors or other items designated by the street commissioner. Paint will be picked up only when it is dry and in open containers. Call 317-325-1680 and leave a message for questions; there is no need to schedule a pickup.