The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection’s (WVDEP) Rehabilitation Environmental Action Plan (REAP) will host four free tire collection events in September.
The four events are:
- Barbour County: Sept. 15, Barbour County Fairgrounds from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.;
- Nicholas County: Sept. 15, Summersville Arena and Conference Center (3 Armory Way) in the lower level parking lot from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.;
- Jackson County: Sept. 25, Jackson County Fairgrounds in Cottageville from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.;
- Raleigh County: Sept. 29, Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center (200 Armory Drive) in the upper gravel parking lot from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Individuals may dispose of up to 10 tires per person. The tires must be off the rims and only car and light truck tires will be accepted.
To help limit the spread of COVID-19, the WVDEP requests that individuals stay in their vehicles when dropping off tires.
Ongoing tire collection events include:
- Boone County: every Tuesday and Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Boone County Recycling Center
- Brooke County: every Tuesday, Thursday, and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Brooke County Recycling Center
- Fayette County: third (3rd) Wednesday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at New River Health in Oak Hill (Old K-Mart lot)
- Hancock County: call Hancock County Solid Waste Authority at 304-459-3269 for more information
- Mason County: call Mason County Recycling Center at 304-675-7855 for more information
- Mercer County: first (1st) Friday of each month from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mercer County Landfill
- Monroe County: second (2nd) Wednesday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon at the Monroe County Recycling Center
- Pocahontas County: call Pocahontas County Landfill at 304-799-4199 for more information
- Tucker County: first (1st) Thursday of each month from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tucker County Landfill
- Wayne County: first (1st) Monday of each month from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne County Solid Waste Authority
- Wyoming County: first (1st) Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Wyoming County Landfill
A list of upcoming tire collection events and updates can be found on the WVDEP website.