Where to put your debris after a hurricane

Brevard County officials released a statement today on proper waste management after a hurricane now that residents all over Florida are dealing with the after effects of Hurricane Irma.

They stated that "Waste Management does not collect storm debris unless it's in a Waste Management receptacle during normal collection pickup."

So, if you have piles of yard waste, including tree limbs, branches and limbs, and/ or construction debris, such as roofing shingles, fencing and lumber, please follow the guidelines below, as suggested by Brevard County Emergency Management:

While these guidelines are specific to Brevard County in Florida, they can be applicable to many other counties and even states.

For additional information, visit, facebook.com/recyclerightbrevard.com