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Joshua Jones
City Manager
(806) 839-2411
jjones@cityofhalecenter.com
Kami Jo Eady
City Secretary
(806) 839-2411
cityhall@cityofhalecenter.com
Johnny Ruiz
Director of Public Works
(806) 839-4452
publicworks@cityofhalecenter.com
Dennis Burton
Chief of Police
(806) 839-4450
dburton@cityofhalecenter.com
Yolanda Gaitan
Municipal Court Clerk
(806) 839-4451
court@cityofhalecenter.com
Eugene Carter
Mayor
(806) 839-3104
ecarter@cityofhalecenter.com
City Council
City Personnel
Christine Reyna
Mayor Pro-tem
(806) 839-2307
cityhall@cityofhalecenter.com
Roger Mahagan
(806) 839-2563
cityhall@cityofhalecenter.com
Karen Boyce
(806) 2604
cityhall@cityofhaleccenter.com
Mario Martinez
cityhall@cityofhalecenter.com
Richard Castillo
cityhall@cityofhalecenter.com
PROHIBITED ITEMS FOR ALLEY DUMPSTERS & ROLLOFFS AT RECYCLING CENTER

1. TIRES
2. TOXIC, HAZARDOUS OR INDUSTRIAL WASTE or CONTAINERS including the following, BUT not limited to:
  • Anti-freeze
  • Oil or oil filters
  • Diesel or fuel filters (contains benzene and other harmful chemicals)
  • Batteries (auto or equipment batteries) (Lead and Acids)
  • Treated or tainted seeds of any kind including bags
  • Pesticides, Herbicides, Fungicides, and Rodenticides
  • Lead base paints and Paint Thinners (all types)
  • Chemical Fertilizers
  • All Solvents and Degreasers
  • Oil and Chemical Varnishes
  • Asbestos waste of any type (including insulation, siding, or shingles)
  • Dead Animals or Slaughter House Waste
  • Sludge or Septic Tank Sludge
3. MEDICAL WASTE
  • Infectious or Pathological Waste from hospitals, laboratories, research facilities, health care or nursing homes and veterinary facilities, and private home care for the ill or elderly.
  • Syringes or needles (sharps)
4. APPLIANCES AND APPLIANCE ITEMS
  • Refrigerators (contains Freon gas)
  • Air conditioners, including window types (contains Freon gas)
  • Florescent light ballast’s contains PCBs
5. Heavy Metal Items, such as, but not limited to:
  • Auto parts
  • Major appliances (televisions, micro-wave oven's stoves, evaporative air conditioners / coolers, Etc.)
  • White goods (tubs, sinks, lavatories, and toilets)
6. No Carpets or Furniture
7. Dirt, Sand, Rocks, Concrete, Cement, Etc.
8. Building Materials, such as, but not limited to:
  • Sheet-rock or dry-wall
  • Shingles
  • Lumber (will accept only small quantities not to exceed 18 inches in length and not to exceed size of a 2”x 4” board)
9. No bulk kennel waste
10. Fencing materials or wire
11. Tree limbs, leaves, brush trimmings, or Christmas trees (all compost type material)
12. Grass Clippings (compost)
13. Burning or Smoldering Materials (Fireplace ashes, or stove ashes, etc.)
14. Empty containers that have been used to store herbicides, poisons, pesticides or  
     other chemicals must be rinsed twice before placing in the waste container for
     disposal.
Sylvia Ramos
Water Billing Clerk
(806) 839-2412
water@cityofhalecenter.com