NEW CHICAGO | New Chicago will hold a townwide cleanup from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 17 to 22.
All items must be placed in front of the house.
No items will be picked up in the alleys.
A drop-off dumpster will be located at Lincoln Street, behind the Baptist Church.
Proof of residency will be required.
The following items qualify for pickup: household items such as 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. June 21 at Town Hall, 122 Hubert Blvd.