Veterans’ e-waste event set for June 8 |

Veterans’ e-waste event set for June 8

The Nevada County Consolidated Veterans Council, in conjunction with CEAR, is planning a free e-waste drop-off event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 8 in the parking lot at the Grass Valley Veterans Memorial Hall, located at 255 S. Auburn St.

The NCCVC’s primary focus is to continue cost-saving renovations to the building, combined with the preservation and use of this 1930’s Art Deco building for community events, such as parties, conferences, weddings, sports leagues, shows, dances and other social functions. This includes use of the auditorium, kitchen, dining room, remembrance room and parking Lot as needed.

Donations of your unusable and unwanted electrical, electronic and related items keep those items out of the landfill and keeps Nevada County green. Just drive up and let us do the unloading.

Electronic equipment, monitors, laptops, printers, computers, televisions, cables, phones, cameras, etc. ,and small household appliances, even vacuum cleaners without the bag., are acceptable. We’re also accepting DVDs, CDs, video and audio cassettes.

If unable to drop off your items or if you have questions about acceptable items, call one of the contacts below. We cannot accept large household appliances, furniture, hazardous waste of any type; no tires, batteries, pesticides, water heaters, fluorescent lights, etc.

CEAR is a state approved electronic waste collector and recycler; visit or call 916-388-1777 for recycle information. All hard drives are shredded at the secured facility which is monitored 24/7. Local contacts for the e-waste event are Gary at 530-477-1533 and Margie at 530-265-4878.

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