Earth Day Collection/Recycling Event


April 22, 2017


9:00 am — 11:00 am




The City of Hiawatha is celebrating Earth Day by hosting our annual collection/recycling event at the Public Works Facility, 1410 Robins Road. This is a chance for all Hiawatha residents to drop off the following items for recycling and proper disposal:

  • Household hazardous waste sponsored by Linn County Solid Waste
  • Electronic equipment sponsored by Midwest Electronic Recovery
  • Documents for shredding sponsored by Heartland Shredding
  • Unserviceable flags and purchase of new flags sponsored by American Legion Post 735
  • Gently used cell phones to be donated to Cell Phones for Soldiers sponsored by the American Legion Women’s Auxiliary Chapter 735
  • Eyeglasses and hearing aids sponsored by the Hiawatha Lions Club
  • New or gently used children’s book collection (Reach Out and Read Program) sponsored by the Hiawatha Lions Club and the Unity Point Clinic
  • Prescription/medication waste sponsored by Hy-Vee Pharmacy
  • Trees for Kids free tree seedlings sponsored by Iowa DNR

 The 2017 Earth Day event is scheduled for Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Load up your car and stop down to the Public Works Facility at 1410 Robins Road.