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Posted on: April 19, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Star City Safe Cleanup - April 2022

Star City Safe Cleanup – Saturday, April 30, 2022

The Roanoke Solid Waste Management Division and the Star City Safe Initiative are teaming up to host a Star City Safe Cleanup event for streets located in Northwest Roanoke. The designated cleanup area for this event from west to east, is Hershberger Road to Gainsboro Road and from north to south is Interstate 581 to Shenandoah Avenue.  Please see the attached map of the collection area designated in light blue. 


Residents living in the designated area are invited to toss ALL clutter, unwanted brush, and unlimited bulk items to the curb. The Solid Waste Division will be running a full fleet of trucks to collect that waste starting on Saturday morning, which means everything must be set out before 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 30 in order for it be picked up. The cleanup event is from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Please do not discard the following hazardous items during the cleanup: liquid paint, motor oils, batteries, liquid pesticides, gasoline, diesel fuel, stains, or finishes. These hazardous materials can harm citizens and our employees and cause fires, explosions, or harmful chemical reactions in the solid waste trucks. To safely dispose of household hazardous materials, please call RVRA at 540-857-5050.  If you have any questions or need more information about the Star City Safe Cleanup event, please call the Solid Waste Division at 540-853-2000, Option 1 or visit

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