Watseka flood cleanup: Debris removal protocol via Watseka Police and Fire Departments:
CLEAN UP IS FOR NEIGHBOROODS AFFECTED BY FLOODING ONLY. THIS IS NOT A TOWN WIDE PICKUP. IF YOU DO NOT LIVE IN THE FLOOD AFFECTED AREAS DO NOT SET ANY ITEMS AT CURBSIDE.
DAMAGED GOODS MUST BE PLACED AT CURBSIDE TO BE PICKED UP. …
The following items ARE NOT considered household goods and WILL NOT be picked up:
appliances (stoves, refrigerators, etc)
building and construction material
vehicle parts tires batteries concrete rocks.
If any of the above mentioned items are mixed in with other household debris the items WILL NOT be picked up.
Debris pickup is scheduled to begin Tuesday Morning, July 21, 2015. There will be several other agencies assisting with the debris removal.
All areas affected by flooding will be picked up as soon as possible, please be patient we will get to you.
After the initial cleanup is complete then we will come through the neighborhoods one last time to pickup any items missed.
You may begin setting items at curbside starting today, Friday July 17, 2015