CitizensNet Banner

April 26, 2012

Kingwood Special Mobile B.O.P.A Collection
(Battery, Oil, Latex Paint, Antifreeze)

Saturday, April 28, 2012
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Kingwood Metro Park and Ride
3210 W. Lake Houston Parkway,
Houston 77339

The City of Houston Solid Waste Management Department and Council Member Mike Sullivan are hosting a Mobile BOPA (Batteries, Oil, Latex Paint and Antifreeze) collection on Saturday, April 28, 2012, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., at the Metro Park and Ride located at 3210 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Houston 77339.

All residents disposing of material must present a driver's license and water bill as proof of City of Houston residency.

Only the following items WILL be accepted:

Rechargeable batteries, used motor and cooking oil (5 gal limit/each), latex paint (10 gal limit), antifreeze (5 gal limit), scrap metal and large appliances (with freon removed), such as refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners.

On-site document shredding will also be available.

The following Items WILL NOT be accepted:

Tires, household hazardous waste, chemicals, business, medical or radioactive waste, PCBs, Dioxins, ammunition, explosives, compressed gas cylinders, smoke detectors and household trash.

Electronics WILL NOT be accepted. The next electronics collection is Saturday, May 5, 2012.

Tips for transporting BOPA materials:

Be sure all containers are sealed and in original packing. Leaking or open containers will not be accepted. Pack containers upright in a box and pack newspaper around the container(s) to prevent breakage. To avoid fumes, always transport the materials in the trunk.

For more information about the Kingwood Mobile B.O.P.A. collection, contact Sandra Jackson at 713.837.9152 or email sandra.jackson2@houstontx.gov or visit www.houstonsolidwaste.org.


Register for CitizensNet

Add cityofhouston@houstontx.gov to your address book to ensure proper delivery of CitizensNet emails and to prevent spam filters from blocking the emails. Follow these instructions.

Change your email address or Update your record

View CitizensNet Archive

Go to www.houstontx.gov for information about City of Houston activities/events.

Fan Us, Mayor's Facebook Fan Us, Mayor's FacebookFollow Us on Twitter Follow Us on TwitterWatch us On YouTube Watch Us on YouTube

Disclaimer: All information, excluding your email address, is generally subject to public disclosure
under the Texas Public Information Act (See Chapter 552 of the Texas Government Code).

Thank you for your interest in CitizensNet.
Mailing Address:  City of Houston | P.O. Box 1562 | Houston, Texas 77251
City Hall Address:  City of Houston | 901 Bagby | Houston, Texas 77002

Unsubscribe from CitizensNet

Council Members: Helena Brown • Jerry Davis • Ellen R. Cohen • Wanda Adams • Mike Sullivan • Al Hoang • Oliver Pennington • Edward Gonzalez • James G. Rodriguez • Mike Laster • Larry V. Green • Stephen C. Costello • Andrew C. Burks, Jr. • Melissa Noriega • C.O. “Brad” Bradford • Jack Christie
Controller: Ronald C. Green