DM Disposal’s Spring clean-up grace week begins Monday
Shake off the dust of winter with the annual Spring Clean Up week beginning April 9 in Bonney Lake.
Each year, D.M. Disposal picks up extra garbage, recycling and yard waste as well as one appliance at no additional charge for customers who live in Bonney Lake.
The additional pickups must be a curbside pick-up only (no alley access) and residents may be put out up to three extra cans, weighing no more than 45 pounds each. Extra cans of garbage or yard waste should be placed for curbside pick up by 7 a.m. April 12.
Households are also allowed to leave one appliance, including refrigerators, stoves, microwaves, dishwashers, freezers, hot water heaters, washers and dryers. Appliances must be placed for pick up by Monday morning.
Spring Clean Up is available only to customers living inside Bonney Lake city limits. The offer does not extend to customers with accounts in unincorporated Pierce County.
Spring Clean Up Week is scheduled for April 9 to 13. For more information, contact D.M. Disposal at 1-888-806-7048.
Bills show hundreds of residents doubled or tripled their water usage in the past two months, but many say they’ve not increased, or even decreased, their water consumption, and the city’s system must be wrong.
For the last decade, Ellen Boyd has been taking care the city of Buckley, most recently as its director of the youth center, senior center and parks department. So when Ellen was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian germ cell cancer, her friends decided it was time the community she dedicated her life to should come out to support her.
Mushroom pickers hiking just outside Greenwater recently stumbled upon a spooky scene — a human skull among the ‘shrooms.
Oakpointe is gearing up to start home construction in the Ten Trails project in Black Diamond — the developer is only waiting for is final authorization by the City Council. Final plat authorization was submitted by Oakpointe to city staff on Aug. 30, and after staff review, sent to the City Council for action on the Oct. 5 meeting. Council tabled the item to the Oct. 19 meeting. Additionally, a new roundabout opened in the city.
Some Black Diamond residents have been the target of a recent phone scam by an individual that identifies themselves as a police officer, at times using a legitimate officer’s name.