The next dumpster day of the year is Saturday, August
10th from 8 AM until 3 PM. Residents may bring
scrap metal, motor oil, car & farm batteries and general trash.
Residents may NOT bring hazardous
material, paint, tires, or construction debris.
Some residents have abused the prohibition
on construction debris in the past and the Trustees reserve the right to
reject any load not deemed acceptable.
From time to time you will see us
posting information about the KEY (Keystone Empowers You) Collaborative, of
which Penfield is a member.KEY’s
goal is to increase access to and awareness of physical activity and
nutrition resources in the Keystone School District.To reach that goal, KEY has sponsored
many programs within our community.There is the Keystone GO program which offers rewards to individuals
for their physical activity, indoor walking, Veggie U, Tough Kids Eat
Broccoli, cooking classes, and much more.
The RecyclingCenter hours
are the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month from10:00 AM until .
Penfield has a recycling drop
off center next to the Township Hall. Plastic, #1 (HDPE) and #2 (PETE) and
milk jugs are accepted. Bi-metal cans, aluminum cans, aluminum, glass
(except drinking glasses and window glass) vehicle batteries, a 24-hour
green & yellow dumpster is provided for magazines, office paper,
shopping catalogues, junk mail, and newspapers in loose containers. An all
green Allied Waste dumpster is available 24 hours for cardboard. Please
flatten boxes. Labels may be left on the cans and all containers should be
rinsed out before bringing to the center.
Lorain CountyOffice On
click the link below to view a message about free food boxes for eligible
“United Way of Greater Lorain
County’s First Call for Help is a free, 24-hour hotline that connects individuals
with services in the community. All resources can be accessed by calling
2-1-1 or 1-800-275-6106 or by visiting the website at www.211lorain.org”
Wireless Notification System
County recently implemented a wireless emergency notification system
(WENS), which is sometimes referred to as a reverse 911.With this, the county, or any political
subdivision (City, Township, etc.) can issue warnings or emergency
information, such as weather alerts, boil alerts, and so forth. It should prove to be a useful tool that
can disseminate information to a target group very quickly.
system can contact you via telephone, cell phone, (Voice or text), or
email, whichever you choose.
If you would
like to be included, and we hope that you will, please click on the link
below and provide the information on the registration sheet.
Penfield Township Officials
free to respond with any questions that you may have.
These signs are available to residents at no charge and
make it much easier for emergency personnel to locate your home.If you would like one, contact any of
your trustees, The South Lorain County Ambulance District, or The
Wellington Fire Department.
Pass this information on to anyone within the township who needs one of these signs.
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