Berrien County to hold recycling event in Chikaming Township


The next Berrien County Community Recycling Event will be Wednesday, June 7 in Chikaming Township. The county parks department says they’ll take electronics including printers, computers, phones, tablets, power tools, DVD players and VCRs, small and large appliances, lights, and anything with an electrical cord. All items are free to drop off, except TVs and computer monitors, which will come with $20 or $10 fees, respectively. Appliances containing Freon will come with a $10 fee. Also accepted will be chemicals from the home, garden, yard, garage, bathroom, and workshop, along with batteries, medicines, and lightbulbs. The only thing they won’t take is latex paint. The event will be drop-off only with volunteers taking items from the vehicles of those who stop in. The recycling event will be at Chikaming Township Hall from 3 to 7 p.m. on the 7th. You can find out more right here.