FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 12, 2020

Contact: Katherine Cunningham (832) 393-3008

CANCELLED: Clear Lake B.O.P.A. and March Electronic Recycling Event
 
Hous ton, TX - Mayor Pro Tem Dave Martin would like to make Clear Lake and Southeast Houston area residents aware the Solid Waste Management Department's (SWMD)  Batteries, Oil, Paint (latex only) and Antifreeze (B.O.P.A) event  scheduled for Saturday, March 21 has been cancelled. 

SWMD has also made the decision to cancel the  monthly electronic recycling event scheduled for this Saturday, March 14. 

These cancellations are in response to an announcement made yesterday, March 11, by Mayor Sylvester Turner who declared a Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19. As a result of the emergency order, all City of Houston sponsored, produced and permitted events will be postponed or cancelled through the end of March.

Once a new date is set, the District E office will notify residents. For more information, please contact Mayor Pro Tem Dave Martin's office at (832) 393-3008 or districte@houstontx.gov

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