A FEW FRIENDLY REMINDERS FROM THE TOWN OF APPOMATTOX
GARBAGE CONTAINERS – ROLL OUT CARTS
All “roll out cart” garbage containers from residences/businesses shall be removed from the sidewalk/curb during the same day on which collections are made. Thank you in advance for your assistance.
Code of the Town of Appomattox §117-5 (c)
It’s been a busy summer with the above average rainfall. According to a Virginia law, roads littered with grass clippings can become hazardous to the traveling public – especially those on bicycles and motorcycles, so please don’t blow grass clippings on to the street.
Any persons violating the provisions of this section shall be guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor. Code of Virginia – §18.2-324
Open burning in the Town is prohibited except as permitted pursuant to §§ 75-3 and 75-4. Opening burning shall be permitted the first week in February, March, April and December and the last week in November, between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 12:00 midnight, to allow citizens to clean off a garden spot and/or dispose of shrubbery pruning’s and dead tree limbs and twigs which have fallen on their property. Leaves shall not be burned during these periods and shall not be dumped on a garden spot in the fall to be burned in the spring.
Code of the Town of Appomattox § 75.
If you have any questions, please feel free to call 434-352-8268 or 434-352-8393.