RECYCLING CENTER

 

 

 

 

  • Kearny County operates a recycling center located at the Kearny County Landfill.

  • The City of Lakin operates a cardboard route with 14 dumpsters located in Lakin.

  • These are emptied daily.

  • In addition, trailers are located behind the Lakin Administrative Center and the Lakin High School.

  • Bins are provided for:

    • cardboard

    • plastic

    • office paper

    • newspaper

    • magazines.

  • These trailers are emptied on an as needed basis.

  • The center also conducts a glass route to local businesses on a weekly basis.

  • Items accepted at the recycling center are:

    • newspaper

    • cardboard

    • glass

    • office paper

    • plastic

    • lead acid batteries

  • The center is equipped with one vertical baler. All items are processed and shipped to Grant County at Lanes Recycling.

  • The recycling center is staffed by two full-time employees.

  • The bins in each city allow for 24 hour drop off.