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OKLAHOMA CITY- Residents will be able to get rid of some of the big junk hanging around the house without having to wait for bulk waste pickup.

The city is hosting a Free Landfill Day on Saturday.

From 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Oklahoma City residents can dump large items at the city’s landfills for free.

Residents can head to one of the following locations to participate in the event:

  • East Oak Landfill- located at 3201 Mosley Rd.
  • Oklahoma City Landfill- located at 7001 S. Bryant
  • Oklahoma Landfill- located at 7600 S.W. 15th St.
  • Northeast Landfill- located at 2601 N. Midwest Blvd. in Spencer. (This location will only be accepting construction and demolition materials.)

Residents must bring a current Oklahoma City utility bill as proof of residency.

Organizers say it must be an original and not a copy.

The items that will not be accepted are as follows:

  • No appliances containing refrigerants
  • Household hazardous waste
  • Tires
  • Oils
  • Car batteries
  • Propane tanks
  • Pool chemicals
  • Electronic waste

Each residential household may drop off one load of trash using a passenger vehicle or truck up to 1-ton and one trailer up to 16-feet long.

For more information on Free Landfill Day, call Utility Customer Services at (405) 297-2833.