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Lee County Sheriff's Office and Waste Pro USA offer safe disposal of empty gift boxes

Posted at 11:07 PM, Dec 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-28 23:08:33-05

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — In an effort to avoid falling victim to burglars, Lee County Sheriff's Office and Waste Pro encourage placing empty gift boxes that were once filled with televisions, laptops and other valuable items into one of the District Substation bins rather than leave them at the end of your driveway.

Before Dec. 31, at 5 pm, bring cardboard only recyclables to a posted recycling bin at any of the below substations:

South District: 10520 Reynolds Street, Bonita Springs
West District: 15650 Pine Ridge Road, Fort Myers
Central District: 14750 Six Mile Cypress Parkway, Fort Myers
East District: 1301 Homestead Road, Lehigh Acres
North District: 121 Pondella Road, North Fort Myers
Gulf District: 13921 Waterfront Drive, Pineland

Questions regarding drop off locations can be directed to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Community Response Unit at 477-1CRU.