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Tornado clean-up: where you can drop off storm debris in your neighborhood

Tornado damage in Ramblewood neighborhood of Elkhorn, Nebraska
Posted at 7:34 PM, Apr 28, 2024
and last updated 2024-04-29 13:52:12-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Debris drop-off locations are set up in several neighborhoods affected by Friday's storm.

If you have debris you need to clear from your property or are assisting others with debris removal, be sure to check the hours at your preferred location and make sure they accept the kind of debris you're hauling. Tree debris must be cut into pieces no longer than four feet.

Below you'll find a full list of debris drop-off locations.

Douglas County

Bennington Boulevard and 156th Street, south of Bennington Fire and Rescue
Open to Bennington residents only
Tree and house debris only, no tires or toxic chemicals

Ten large orange dump trucks and loaders will be provided daily by City of Omaha Public Works for people in the Ramblewood neighborhood of Elkhorn.
Open daily 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. until further notice
Tree and household debris, furniture, shingles, bricks, drywall only.
The following cannot be discarded: tires, hazardous waste, waste oil, wet paint, lead-acid batteries, appliances, air conditioners.

Greenbrier Park near 209th Street and Park Road
Open daily 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tree debris only

Two Rivers State Recreation Area
Highway 92 and South 264th Street
Open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
DCEMA suggests drivers enter the park along Two Rivers State Recreation Road and follow signs to designated drop-off locations.
Tree debris only

Washington County

County Road 38 & County Road 35 near Blair Municipal Airport
Open all week from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Tree debris only

3rd Avenue & Grant Street
Open all week from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Tree debris only

County Road 47 & County Road 34
Open all week from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Tree debris only

You can call 211 with any questions on proper debris removal.