Earthquakes: Destroyed Items - Disposing Properly

Material provided by Federal Alliance for Safe Homes http://www.flash.org/

 

Check with county government for cleanup procedures before disposing of debris.

Residents can expedite the clean-up process by properly separating debris into:

Debris should be placed at curbside, away from fire hydrants, trees, power lines, mailboxes and valves or other items that could be damaged or restrict collection.

Yard Debris 

Debris pick-up schedules will vary by city and unincorporated area. Check news bulletins. Information will be available as schedules are announced. Generally, to clear yards of debris, you should:

Building Debris / Building Contents

Regular Garbage and Trash

Debris Safety Tips

Technical Information Provided by Broward County, Florida