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Clean Sweep comes to Marysville on May 13


It’s spring cleaning time, and the City of Marysville is offering an opportunity for community residents to clear out trash and recyclables for free on Saturday, May 13. The event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Marysville Public Works, 80 Columbia Ave.

 “Here in Marysville, we take pride in our neighborhoods. This is an excellent way to dispose of things on your property,” said Mayor Jon Nehring.

“The city is making great progress on cleaning up public spaces and responding to junk complaints. Together we can sustain, and in some cases improve, the attractive neighborhoods this community wants and deserves," Nehring said.

City residents may bring these items for free disposal or recycling· garbage (must be  bagged), yard waste, scrap metal, appliances (first 100 refrigerators or freezers accepted with a limit of 1 per household, and washers, dryers, stoves and hot water tanks — no limit), clean wood (unpainted, untreated, no construction materials), tires (clean, no wheels), fluorescent light tubes and compact bulbs, electronics and e-waste, clothing, and household items (usable furniture, kitchenware, home décor, etc.). Prescription drugs are accepted at Marysville Police Department, 1635 Grove St. 

Do not bring batteries, LED and incandescent light bulbs, and hazardous waste, including paint and household chemicals.

For disposal options for those items, visit waste or the Snohomish County Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Station at 3434 McDougall Ave., Everett.

This event is for City of Marysville residents only, and proof of residency will be required (driver’s license, state ID or city utility bill). One personal vehicle load per household; no commercial vehicles. No business/commercial waste.

Thank you to the event partners Waste Management, Total Reclaim, and Marysville Value Village.

Interested residents can find additional information online at


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