Don’t Be Too Cool for School

Don’t Be Too Cool for School

Schools out! Extra time at home = more opportunity to get into things! If you have little kids or big kids at home this summer, now is a good time to make sure your home is kid friendly and safe. Here’s the run down of Healthy Home Safety Tips! Tip #1: Accidents...

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SafeChem Winter Hours Begin This Week

SafeChem Winter Hours Begin This Week

New winter SafeChem hours start this week! From November through March location hours are as follows: Kentwood @ 5068 Breton Rd. SE Open Tuesdays 2:30pm – 4:30pm Grand Rapids @ 1500 Scribner Ave NW Open Wednesdays 8:00am – 10:00am Rockford @ 2908 Ten Mile...

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Safe Disposal of Propane Tanks

Safe Disposal of Propane Tanks

In light of the incident last week (June 22,2017) at the Kent County Recycling & Education Center (description below), the Department of Public Works will offer free drop-off of single-use compressed gas tanks through the summer at two of its disposal locations:...

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WANTED: Mercury Thermostats

Rewards for residents to raise awareness GRAND RAPIDS, MI (October 20, 2016) – Mercury is harmful to humans and wildlife if improperly handled. Keeping mercury-containing products out of the trash and sewer system benefits the environment and people. To manage...

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