Citywide cleanup scheduled for Saturday (May 10) morning
Goodland Chamber of Commerce Beautification committee will have volunteers scouring the city Saturday morning to pick up trash. Items to be picked up are to be put out on the curb. Call (785) 899-7130 or (785) 821-4694 to volunteer to help. Volunteers are to gather between 8 and 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the vacant lot across the street west of Rasure Lumber Do-It Center at Sixth and Caldwell. Teams will be assigned sections of the city and will fan out collecting from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Goodland Wal-Mart will be collecting recyclables on Saturday, May 10, in containers at the back door of the building. The containers are for clear plastice bottles, prescription bottles, plastic hangars, aluminum and tin cans, shredded paper and paperback books with the cover torn off. Wal-Mart in cooperation with NIKE corporation will be collecting old athletic shoes for recycling. The shoes should not have any cleats or metal. NIKE will grind up the shoes and use the material to surface playgrounds.