CUMMING - Keep Forsyth County Beautiful has planned an "ERecycle" event for Saturday, October 26, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cumming Fairgrounds' parking lot #3 off of Castleberry Road. <br />
Accepted items for recycling include laptops, stereos, CD players, cell phones, <br />
microwaves, cameras and more. The minimum donation per carload drop-off is $5 while <br />
an additional $10 fee will apply for each television. <br />
"We are very proud to offer this event to the community," Environmental Program <br />
Manager Tammy Wright said. "By recycling their old electronics, residents can remove unwanted items from their home while also making a difference in our environment."<br />
Some items, such as wooden console televisions, projector televisions, toaster ovens and refrigerators, will not be accepted during the event. For a complete list of acceptable and non-acceptable items, visit www.forsythco.com or call 770.205.4573 for more details.
Georgia Senators Johnny Isakson and David Perdue Thursday urged Senate leaders to remove language in the Energy and Water appropriations bill they say is a direct attack on Georgia in its ongoing water dispute with Alabama.