While spring cleaning this year, please consider these tips that will help you make your yard a more pleasant place to enjoy the warm weather this summer.
As a resident of the City of Apple Valley and Dakota County you have numerous options available to you for disposal of yard waste and unwanted household items. Yard waste can be disposed of by transporting the material numerous yard waste collection sites located in Dakota County. Unwanted items including house hold appliances, furniture, construction debris, etc. can be dropped off at numerous collections sites, or arranged for special pick-up through your trash hauler. For a complete list of resources and disposal options available to residents visit the county’s website at www.co.dakota.mn.us or by clicking the link below.
Let’s face it; snow, ice, and cold winter weather can hinder adequate clean-up of lawn areas after our pets during the winter months. This spring, when the snow and ice melt completely, please remember to clean all lawn and boulevard areas of pet waste thoroughly. This will not only make your lawn a more pleasant place for your own enjoyment, but it is a good way to be a great neighbor! Apple Valley City code prohibits animal waste accumulation on private property and requires immediate pick-up off-premise.
If you have any questions or to report any concerns in your neighborhood please contact Ben Pierson with Apple Valley Code Enforcement by phone at 952.953.2571; or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.