• Tire collection effort aims to combat illegal dumping


    A tire collection effort was held Saturday to help combat the ongoing illegal dumping issue in Atlanta.

    The initiative was part of  the Tire Amnesty Clean-up led by Atlanta City Council member Joyce Sheperd.

    Several participants discarded their tires for free at 400 Ashwood Avenue in southeast Atlanta.

    The event was held in partnership with Liberty Tire Recycling and Keep Atlanta Beautiful and includes Atlanta council districts 3, 4, 5, 9, 11, and 12.

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