Need to get rid of household hazardous waste? Worried about how your pets will survive an emergency?
The City of Farmington Hills offers these informational events in the coming weeks:
Prepare Your Pets for Emergencies April 24, 6:30 p.m., Costick Center, Farmington Hills
Local veterinarian Christian Ast will discuss how pets have been affected in recent disasters and will provide preparedness tips on how to increase your pet’s chances for survival.
HazMat Day May 11, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Oakland Community College Orchard Ridge campus, Farmington Hills
A variety of common household items will be accepted including oil-based paints, batteries, automotive fluids, pesticides, expired medications, aerosols, CFL bulbs, mercury, propane, and more. Television sets and computers are accepted, and up to 100 pounds of paper may be brought for shredding.
Septic System Maintenance Workshop May 6, Southfield Public Library and May 8, Costick Center in Farmington Hills