NEW CHICAGO | New Chicago has scheduled a townwide cleanup from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through June 22.
All items must be placed in front of participating residents' homes.
No items will be picked up in the alleys, officials said.
A drop-off dumpster will be at Lincoln Street behind the Baptist Church.
Proof of residency will be required.
The following household items qualify for pickup: washers, refrigerators and freezers, couches, chairs, tables, cloths, paint, oil, insecticides, batteries and tires.
Any resident who needs assistance getting items to the front of the house should call the office at (219) 962-1157.
There also will be free popcorn and soft drinks from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at Town Hall, 122 Hubert Blvd.