DUPONT — The recycling schedule for Dupont is as follows: comingled cans, glass and plastic on April 3 and April 17; mixed paper and cardboard on April 10 and April 24.
Electronic recycling will take place on June 15 at Hanover Area High School, Hanover Township. Acceptable items can be dropped off at the Dupont Borough Building on June 14.
The meeting schedule for the borough is as follows: Compost Commission meeting, 7 p.m. April 3at the Dupont Municipal Building; Council meeting, 7 p.m. April 9 at the Municipal Building; drug take-back program, in which residents of Avoca, Dupont and Duryea can drop off expired prescriptions, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 27 at the Borough Building; Crime Watch Meeting featuring speakers county District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis and Detective Chris Lynch, 6:30 p.m. April 30 at the Municipal Building.
The monthly food distribution will take place from 4 to 5 p.m. April 25 at Sacred Heart Church Hall.
Opening day activities for T-ball and girls softball begin at 1 p.m. April 14 at Dupont Field.
Sewer bills for 2013 have been mailed. Cost is $30 per dwelling unit, due by June 30. Water shut-off notices will be posted on delinquent accounts.
For pavilion rentals, contact the borough office at 655-6216.
Copies of ordinances are available at the borough office, including the following: dog, yard maintenance, health and sanitation, nuisance, noise and building permits for all remodeling projects.
WEST WYOMING — Robert F. Connors, borough tax collector, reminds residents that the rebate period for county and municipal taxes ends Monday. The tax office will be open from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday.
Taxpayers should bring in the entire bill when paying as the copy with the bar code needs to be returned to the Luzerne County Courthouse. Residents paying by mail who are in need of a receipt must include a self-addressed, stamped envelope with payment.
If no bill has been received, call 693-0130 after 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.