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Spring Clean-Up Dates Announced

(La Porte, IN) - The much-anticipated Spring Clean-Up in La Porte is slated for the end of this month.


According to the mayor’s office, city residents will be able to discard their large and heavy trash on their regular pick-up day from April 25 through April 29. Mayor Tom Dermody said the service plays a significant role in improving the community.


"This time of year, our offices receive countless calls from residents regarding the schedule for Spring Clean Up.  We are always happy to hear from residents who are eager to take advantage of this important service,” he said.

Dermody said the spring clean-up had played a major role in his administration’s efforts to spruce up the city.


“We are proud to see such an incredible improvement throughout our city over the last several years," he said. 

The following guidelines apply:

  • All trash must be securely tied in bags;
  • All mattresses must be fully wrapped in plastic or otherwise sealed/covered; and
  • Waste generated from the construction, renovation, repair, and/or demolition of residences will not be collected as part of Spring Clean Up.


Any trash not in compliance with the rules will not be picked up.  Residents with questions can visit www.LaPorte.RTS.com or call 833-787-1234.

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