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County Cleanup slated Oct. 2

September 15, 2010 by Randy Keck

“Parker Pride...Take It Personally!"

Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Parker County Clean Up Do’s & Don’ts:
Clean Up day is for private citizens, not commercial disposal
Make and post signs alerting neighborhood and enabling church, school groups and organizations to form “clean teams”
Clean and mow around personal and public property and roadways
Help elderly and disabled persons clean up their place
Wear bright colored clothing, protective gloves, eye wear and shoes
Collection bags for cleaning roads aailable at precinct barns
As a courtesy to precinct workers, bag securely and separate items to speed unloading and reduce labor
Please do not expect them to unload loose garbage

Items accepted include:
Aluminum, iron, glass, etc.
Newspaper, cardboard
Dried paint cans
Lumber, limbs, and brush
Tires (rims removed)

No chemicals, shingles, wet paint or flammables will be accepted
Accepted at Precinct Barns everyday: batteries, oil and oil filters (call first)

Collection Sites

Any Parker County citizen (including City of Weatherford residents) may go to their nearest precinct barn:

Precinct 1
Commissioner George Conley
817-220-7218 l 3000 Veal Station Road, Weatherford, 76085

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From Highway 51N - turn east on Veal Station Rd. go to Old Springtown Rd. turn south - stay to the left at stockpile. Precinct barn on the right.

Precinct 2
Commissioner Joe Brinkley
817-594-4022 l 3033 FM 1885 Road, Weatherford, 76088

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From Weatherford FM 920 west - 7 miles to FM 1885 - turn west, go 4 miles - county barn on west side of 1885 at intersection of New Authon & 1885.

Precinct 3
Commissioner John Roth
817-594-0371 l 1111FM Road 1189, Weatherford, 76087

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From Interstate 20 W to Exit 397, FM 1189 - turn left and cross overpass. Precinct barn 1 mile on left.

Precinct 4
Commissioner Jim Webster
817-596-0004 l 1320 Airport Road, Aledo, 76008 (Note: Will begin accepting items at 7:00 a.m.)

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Exit 415, FM 5 south, 2 1/2 miles turn right on Airport Rd. approximately .2 miles to barn.

For more information contact: Precinct Barns or Texas AgriLife Extension Service at 8170598-6168

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, March 3

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats JV at Waxahachie JV Tournament at Waxahachie Country Club.

  • Aledo Bearcats at Crowley, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Crowley at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Joshua at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Wednesday, March 4

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity Orange at Glen Rose Invitational at Squaw Valley Golf Course Links Course.

Thursday, March 5

  • Aledo Ladycats JV at Brewer Tournament, Time TBA

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at A&M Consolidated Tournament, College Station, Time TBA

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Southwest and Arlington Heights Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats JV at Granbury Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Weatherford Tournament, Times TBA.

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Boswell
    Aledo Middle School at Stephenville

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Brock at Brock High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, March 6

  • Aledo Varsity at Chisholm Trail Tournament, all day

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at Bearcat Brawl at Split Rail Links and Golf Club.

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Burleson at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *Senior Night & District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, March 9

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

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