***Help Needed: Town of Calumet is in need of Recycle Center Employees. Pay is $13.00/hr Contact Don Breth @ 847 867-6306 or e-mail email@example.com if interested***
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The town hall phone number is currently not working. The phone lines have been cut.
SEE THE "NOTICE SECTION" TO READ ABOUT THE
WISCONSIN VOTER PHOTO ID LAW
Wisconsin's Electronics Recycling Law (2009 Act50) prohibits disposal of certain electronic
devices in Wisconsin landfills, burning in an incineration facility, or placing these devies in a container intended for disposal or incineration (S.287.07(5), Wis. Stats.) This new law prohibits electronic (e-waste) into any Wisconsin landfill or Transfer Station commingled with municipal solid waste. The devices covered by the new landfill incineration ban are:
-televisions, both CRT's and all flat screens;
-computer monitors, both CRT's and all flat screens;
-computers - desk top & lap top;
-computer peripherals, including keyboards, mice and speakers;
- DVD players, VCRs and digital video recorders; and
- cell phones
Some options for the proper handing of e-waste after September 1, 2010:
1) Negotiate with the retail stores to take back the old e-waste item as part of your new purchase of new equipment.
2) 'Best Buy' the retail store will take e-waste at no charge with some restrictions as noted on their website www.bestbuy.com.
3) Contact Earthwise Recycling @ www.earthwiserecycling.com, Charges may apply.
For more information about this law, see http://dnr.wi.gov/ecyclewisconsin.
RECYCLE/GARBAGE PICK UP - The recycle center is open every Saturday from 8 AM - 4 PM. Remember to hand in your post cards with your address and vehicle info and in exchange you will receive your sticker. If you have not received a post card, please contact the clerk. Thank you for your cooperation.
For building, remodeling, replacement & demolition permits and land use info please talk to our building inspector. Refer to Town contacts for the current contact.
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