WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (WENY) -- The Dumpster Day event takes place Saturday, May 11th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The event will feature a shredder truck to help dispose of items.

Acceptable items for the event are household appliances (excepts refrigerators with freon), furniture, mattresses, and materials like plastic, wood or metal that is separated from the other debris.

Items that are not allowed to be contributed to the event includes garbage, hazardous waste, computers, televisions, tires, paint, and chemicals.

The event is free of charge for residents of Watkins Glen, at the event participants will be asked for proof of residency.

It will be located at Schuyler County Shared Services Building at 910 S. Decatur St.