The town of Halifax Solid Waste Department will conduct its annual free spring clean-up for town residents and businesses by appointment only on Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16.

This service will be subject to the following conditions.

Residents and businesses are required to call the Halifax Town Hall at 434-476-2343 for notification to remove discarded household/business items and yard debris too large for regular trash pick-up and must give their name, telephone number and physical address. Notification for sign-up must be made prior to noon on Wednesday, May 13.

Only household/business items that can be lifted by two grown men will be accepted, and no caustic solvents, toxic or hazardous materials or petroleum-based liquids will be permitted.

Tree limbs and brush must be cut in lengths no greater than 4 feet and neatly piled by participant along with qualifying household/business items near the curbside of the property or customary pick up site to be easily visible and accessible from the road by town solid waste personnel.

Town employees will not be responsible for cutting or removing tree trunks or tree limbs with a diameter of 4 inches or greater.

The solid waste supervisor will not be required to remove the qualifying material mentioned above if resident or business owner has failed to notify the Halifax Town Hall to schedule a pick-up.