TEMECULA – The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources is announcing the cancellation of the free household hazardous waste collection event scheduled for Saturday (Aug. 28) in Temecula.
While this event is canceled, residents have several alternatives to dispose of household hazardous waste, such as the Lake Elsinore permanent HHW facility, which is open on the first non-holiday Saturday of the month – including Aug. 7 and Sept. 11 – from 7 a.m. until noon. The Elsinore HHW site is located at 512 N. Langstaff Street. Additionally, if residents need to dispose of antifreeze, batteries, oil or paint, they can utilize the Temecula/Murrieta ABOP site, open 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. on non-holiday Saturdays. The ABOP facility is located at the County Road Yard, 25315 Jefferson Ave.