HOTLINE: Thursday, April 18

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2013 Household Hazardous Waste Events

  • All events will run from 8 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  
  • Dates, hours and locations are subject to change.  
  • Call 602-262-7251 if you need directions to the site nearest you.
  • HHW events are only for City of Phoenix residential refuse customers.  Proof of City of Phoenix refuse service is required - please bring your current city of Phoenix municipal services bill showing solid waste fees AND a matching photo ID with the same Phoenix address.
  • Non hazardous materials brought to events will be sorted and disposed of as municipal solid waste.
  • No commercial loads, large residential quantities, medical waste, explosives or radioactive waste will be accepted.
  • A maximum of five over-the-road-tires per resident will be accepted.  No tractor or oversize tires will be allowed.
  • Residents of other cities should call your local solid waste authority for information. 
  • April 2013
    Thursday, April 18, Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20
    Phoenix Municipal Stadium Overflow Parking Lot (8 a.m. to noon)
    231 W. Galvin Pkwy. 

    Free Drug Kits
    On Friday, April 19, notMYkid and Rural/Metro are giving away nearly 1,000 free home drug testing kits in the valley at the following locations:
  • notMYkid National Headquarters
    5230 E. Shea Blvd.
    Suite 100
    Scottsdale, Ariz. 85254
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Southwest Ambulance (Rural Metro)
    708 W. Baseline Rd
    Mesa, Ariz. 85201
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Chandler Boys & Girls Club
    300 Chandler Blvd.
    Chandler, Ariz. 85244
    4p.m. - 7 p.m.

    Peoria - Rio Vista Community Center
    8866 Thunderbird Road
    Peoria, Ariz. 85381
    4p.m. - 7 p.m.

    Glendale- Southwest Ambulance Station 2
    5222 W Glendale Ave.
    Glendale Ariz. 85301
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Pinal County - Walmart
    1725 W. Hunt Hwy
    San Tan Valley, Ariz. 85143
    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Maricopa - Walgreens
    21274 N. John Wayne Pkwy.
    Maricopa, Ariz. 85139
    7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

    OTHER MARKETS: notMYkid is also distributing First Check kits at designated Rural/Metro locations in metro-Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz., San Diego, Calif., Denver/Aurora, Colo., metro-Atlanta, Orlando and Sumter County, Fla., Louisville, Ky., Salem, Ore., Rochester and Syracuse, N.Y., Sioux Falls, S.D., Memphis and Knoxville, Tenn.

    Garden Guy - Segment:  "How to succeed in container gardening" to get a link to:

    Drunken Botanist
    For more information visit the website at

    Dog Anxiety
    Top Dog Eileen Proctor, "The Latchkey Dog Expert"
    For more information visit the website at or call

    Event info:
    "Phoenix Pet Expo"
    Saturday, April 20
    University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale
    America's Smoochiest Pooch Contest 10am - 6pm
    Presentation by Top Dog Eileen Proctor: "Relief for the Latchkey Dog," 11:45am
    For more information on the event, visit the website at

    BBQ Festival
    Arizona BBQ Festival
    Salt River Fields
    7555 N. Pima Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85258