Free Tire Collection Begins Friday In Athens County

UPDATED: Thursday April 18, 2013 7:03 PM

Athens County will offer a free drop off for old tires starting Friday.

The Athens County Health Department is hosting the tire drop-off event.

People can drop off tires at the Carthage Township Garage, located at 5600 Bean Cemetery Road in Guysville.

There are stipulations for the drop-off.

The collection location will not accept tires exceeding 54 inches in height and or 16 inches in width. The tires must be free of water, dirt and mud. No tires will be accepted from tire shops, dealers, scrap dealers or repair shops.

The Athens County Health Department will collect tires Monday through Friday the following week or until the truck is full.

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