Neighborhood Spring Clean-Up Day


Harvey Oaks Elementary School


May 07 2022


9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Neighborhood Spring Clean-Up Day

Again this year, HOHA will be sponsoring and staffing a Neighborhood Clean-Up Day.  The time is 9:00 a.m.-2:00 the Harvey Oaks Elementary School, 15228 Shirley Street.  No items can be placed in the school’s dumpster.  

Volunteers will be needed for the event.  If you are interested in helping, please contact sign up here.  Students needing volunteer hours are welcome also. 

Examples of Accepted and Common Items (not a comprehensive list)

  • Small tree limbs
  • Brush
  • Furniture (couches, chairs, mattresses, etc.)
  • Carpet
  • Televisions
  • Microwaves
  • Auto parts
  • Tires without rims (at designated sites only), but no tractor or bike tires
  • Lead-acid batteries (at designated sites only)
  • Appliances (at designated sites only)
  • Swing sets
  • Bicycles
  • Lumber
  • Drywall
  • Empty cans, pails, and buckets
  • Railroad Ties must be cut into 1 foot pieces for disposal (no site will accept full-size railroad ties)  [For regulatory information, click here]
  • Old trash cans & green recycling bins

Prohibited Items
(not a comprehensive list)

  • Commercial waste
  • Rocks and concrete
  • Dirt
  • Household garbage (putrescible waste) – put out with your normal trash collection.
  • Dead animals, manure, and animal bedding
  • Landscaping timbers
  • Construction debris
  • Tires still on rims
  • Rocks and concrete
  • Full-size railroad ties – The Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy (NDEE) has published a guide for disposal. To view the guide, click here. Contact the NDEE for additional information at 877-253-2603.
  • Propane tanks and other pressurized cylinders
  • Household Hazardous waste including, but not limited to auto fluids, paint, solvents, and lawn chemicals.  Take to UnderTheSink, 4001 South 120th Street.  On Cleanup Saturdays UnderTheSink is open from 9AM to 2PM.  Due to current limited staffing at UnderTheSink, the ReStore is closed, and appointments are required.

The event is finished.