For Immediate Release:
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The City of Storm Lake received information that residents are not tying garbage bags placed in containers for pick up. City code requires garbage to be secured when placed in the container. Enforcement through a fine may occur for violations.
Regarding recycling, used diapers and used toilet paper are not recyclable. When such items are in the container, it will not be picked up by any hauling service. Again, enforcement through a fine may occur for violations.
Information about the City of Storm Lake is available at www.stormlake.org.
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