Peru, Nebraska- Peru State College, the Peru Community Impact Group and the City of Peru are partnering together for the citywide cleanup in 2021. The event begins Friday, April 30, at 9 a.m.

Anyone interested in volunteering to plant flowers, work with collection teams, etc. should meet at Peru City Hall at 9 a.m. Coffee, juice and goodies will be made available for all volunteers.

Anyone with items for the town cleanup should leave them on the curb by 9 a.m. Trucks will be by to pick up items after that time.

If you need help moving an item, please contact Angela Allgood at the Peru City Hall, 402-872-6685. Volunteers will be assigned to assist you.

This is a perfect opportunity to comply with city ordinance and get rid of trash, furniture on porches and other unused items. Please note that flood-damaged items will not be picked up as part of this effort.

Items picked up include:

Bagged garbage
Computers (not monitors)
Circuit boards
CD/DVD Players
CD/DVD drives
Fax machines
Snow blowers
Garden tillers
Swing sets
Metal/scrap iron

TVs or computer monitors must be brought to Peru City Hall on April 30 for environmentally safe disposal. Please notify City Hall of any drop-offs.

Items NOT taken include:

Propane Tanks
Used Oil
Flood Damaged Items

For more information, contact Angela Allgood at (402) 872-6685.