Let’s get Kingman ready for Best of the West: Discounted special trash pickups offered

A chain-link fence stops windblown trash from going any further. The city of Kingman hopes residents take advantage of a clean up plan in advance of the  Best of the West festival later this month.

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A chain-link fence stops windblown trash from going any further. The city of Kingman hopes residents take advantage of a clean up plan in advance of the Best of the West festival later this month.

KINGMAN – In preparation for the Best of the West on Route 66 festival Sept. 23-24, the city of Kingman, the Clean City Commission and the CARE Beautification Committee announce a special trash haul cleanup will last through Sept. 16.

All customers living within the city limits are eligible for special pickup date for only $3 per lot.

Call the city Water Department at 928-753-5561 (the best option) or the city’s Public Works Department at 928-692-3115 to schedule a pickup.

This is normally $15, so the discount is significant.

Here’s what won’t be accepted:

– Concrete, brick, dirt, rock or gravel;

– Tires; batteries, motor oil, paint, lawn or pool chemicals, or other hazardous waste;

– Refrigerators or air conditioners unless cooling compressors and or coils are removed.