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The original item was published from 4/8/2020 12:20:31 PM to 5/4/2020 2:25:28 PM.

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Posted on: April 8, 2020


Maybe you are finding all the “don’t do’s” seeming to hold sources of complexity and a little overwhelming at this time. Hopefully, a few more insights will lessen the confusion for ordinary living situations.

  • Mandates enforced by Waste Connections Solid Waste Management for City of Mineral Wells:

Currently they are requiring all residential trash be bagged and tied, and limiting residential bulky waste collection to 2 cubic yards. Any loose, bulk, or brush bundles placed outside of carts will not be collected, in order to minimize the risk of exposure through manual collection or “pickup by hand.” These changes in service are the result of Waste Connections moving into Phase III operations in response to COVID-19 and are anticipated to last through May 1, 2020.

  • Take Care of Texas:  For tips on savings on water and utilities

  • Advisory bulletin on alternative toilet paper methods:  important advice to avoid costly and significant plumbing issues.

  • Common sense advice on reusable bags: A simple video illustrating how single-use plastics are best at this time


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