A free recycling event for Calhoun County residents is set for Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bailey Park in Battle Creek.

Organizers ask that residents bringing items for recycling use the Wagner Drive entrance (westbound Emmett Street) only. Organizers have chosen this setup in order to maintain the best flow of traffic during the event.

Several drop-off stations will be set up for various items. Here's a look at what is accepted at Recyclerama, according to the Calhoun County Community Development Department:

Courtesy Calhoun County Community Development Department
Courtesy Calhoun County Community Development Department

The department's Sarah Kelly talked with The Richard Piet Show about how they coordinate the event and what to expect. Click the player below to hear her comments.

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