Jun/18/2011 District 5 Gigantic 3 Recycling Program

Posted by Richard • June 18th, 2011

Make an appointment to drop off your items at the Gigantic 3 Debris Boxes!

District 5 residents can call Sunset Scavenger at 415-330-1300 to recycle, compost, and drop off bulky items on:

Saturday, June 18, 2011 between 8:00 am and 12:00 noon
Baker Street, Between Fell and Oak (Entrance from Fell ONLY)
Green Waste and Other Compostables

  • Yard waste, landscaping debris, and all other organic material:  leaves, grass, flowers, tree and brush trimmings, plants, weeds, food scraps, etc.

Free Shredding & Document Destruction, Truck on site

  • Limited to two Bankers boxes

Large or Bulky Items

  • Curbside recyclable material (cans, glass bottles, plastic bottles, cardboard, and all paper).
  • Appliances (water heaters, stoves, washers, dryers, dishwashers, refrigerators, freezers).
  • Scrap Metal (any item that contains metal, such as a kitchen chair, lamp, pipes, bird cage, bed frame, etc.).
  • Mattresses and Box Springs (including futon mattresses).
  • Electronics (including stereo equipment, VCR’s, old telephones and microwaves).
  • Goodwill Industries will be on hand to recycle and reuse computer equipment (limit 5 computers per household).

Non Recyclable/Non-Compostable Waste

  • Plastic bags, Styrofoam, ceramics, light bulbs, painted or treated wood, etc.

Goodwill Industries will be onsite to accept donations such as clothes or furniture in resale condition.

Special Wastes – The following special waste items can be dropped off at the Gigantic 3 site:

  • Used motor oil/oil filters. Place used filters in a plastic bag. Do not mix motor oil with anything!
  • All household batteries (non-automotive)
  • Fluorescent bulbs and tubes (broken tubes will not be accepted)

An appointment is encouraged! For program information go to www.sfcleancity.com.

Apr/28/2011 District 5 Budget Town Hall

Posted by Richard • April 28th, 2011

With the City again facing a $380 million deficit, Supervisor Mirkarimi will host a Budget Town Hall with Mayor Lee and other city department heads on:

Thursday, April 28th
6:30 pm
All-Purpose Room at the Hamilton Recreation Center
1900 Geary Boulevard

Please join Supervisor Mirkarimi and Mayor Lee at the Budget Town Hall. Parking in the neighborhood is limited, so please take Muni–lines 22 or 38 are both convenient to the rec center.