Broward County residents are encouraged to take advantage of two free hazardous waste and electronics drop-off events:
Sunday, January 27, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., in the area just west of Fort Lauderdale City Hall, 101 N. North Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale.
Sunday, February 10, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., City Hall South, 9530 W. Sample Road, Coral Springs.
Proof of Broward County residency is required. Residents can dispose of household hazardous waste including paint, solvents, motor oil, pesticides, household chemicals, lawn and pool chemicals, mercury thermometers, propane tanks and fire extinguishers. Acceptable used electronics include televisions, computers, monitors, keyboards, printers, fax machines, cell phones and rechargeable batteries.