PITTSBURGH — With the campaigning part of the election over, what do you do with your election signs? Don’t toss them out; they can be recycled in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Public Works and the Clean Pittsburgh Commission are offering the opportunity for residents to recycle their campaign yard signs after the election.
Drop offs will Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. – 2 p.m. and will run from Nov. 4 through Dec. 4.
According to Channel 11 News' exchange partners at TribLIVE, both the plastic film and the metal stands are recyclable. You should separate the plastic and metal before dropping the material off at one of three Department of Public Works Divisions locations.
East End Drop-Off Center
2nd Division of Public Works
6814 Hamilton Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Hazelwood Drop-Off Center 3rd Division of Public Works 40 Melanchton St., Pittsburgh, PA 15207
West End Drop-Off Center
5th Division of Public Works
1330 Hassler St., Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Residents can visit https://pittsburghpa.gov/dpw/yard-sign-recycling for more information.
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