Written by Darla Downs
Wolf Point and Poplar will hold the first combined Clean-Up Days during April.
The dates are set for Monday and Tuesday, April 7-8, in Poplar and Wednesday and Thursday, April 9-10, in Wolf Point.
In the event of rain, everything will be moved ahead one week in each city.
Large items may be set in alleys by dumpsters for pick up. People are asked not to obstruct traffic in alleys. Trash pick-ups will be Monday, April 7, in Poplar, and Wednesday, April 9 in Wolf Point. Pick-up times will be about 9 a.m., on both dates.
Garbage may be dropped off at the roll-off site or in the roll-off bins set up by the old elevator at no charge.
People are asked to clean their yards and place garbage in containers in the alleys.
Both Wolf Point and Poplar will have garbage trucks running all day.
Both cities, G&S Construction, Fort Peck Housing Authority and Tribal Enterprises will operate equipment for large item pickup.
Wolf Point and tribal police officers will ensure that traffic is slowing down for safety throughout the clean-up in both cities.