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County to hold waste-collection event

Augusta County’s Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Augusta County Government Center in Verona.

The following will be accepted from households only: solvents, paints (oil based only), fuels, antifreeze, used oil, lead-acid batteries, rechargeable batteries, mercury devices, fluorescent bulbs, computers, computer equipment and small electronics.

This event is open to all Augusta County, Staunton and Waynesboro residents. Waste from business will not be accepted. For questions please call 540-245-5600 or visit our website at

The event is sponsored by Invista and in partnership with Goodwill Industries.

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