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Casper solid waste staying on winter hours, recycling still closed

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CASPER, Wyo. — The City of Casper said on Wednesday, March 25 that the Solid Waste Facility will continue operating under their winter hours schedule until further notice.

The facility is open from 7:30 am to 4 pm Monday-Saturday. Generally, hours are extended for spring and summer on April 1.

“Our priority through the COVID-19 precautions is to keep the landfill open and maintain our garbage collection services,” said Solid Waste Manager Cindie Langston.

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The city closed recycling depots last week along with other solid waste services such as e-waste dropoff, hazardous waste and special waste self-serve dropoffs.

Other services continue and include:

-Garbage collection is continuing, uninterrupted.
-The landfill is open.
-The scalehouse is open with sanitizing procedures in place and limiting one (1) person in the scalehouse at a time, i.e., family members stay in their vehicle.
-Commercial and residential hazardous waste, infectious waste, and special waste disposal
are available by appointment.
-The metals and cardboard recycling bins at the solid waste facility are open.
-The compost yard is open

City of Casper

“Solid waste facility hours and fees can be found at www.casperwy.gov, and the number to call for appointments and additional information is 307-235-8246,” the city adds.