Citizens of Carrier Mills and the surrounding communities now have a source for recycling hard to dispose of items.
Baby Huey's, a recycling company located in Mattoon will be operating a site in Carrier Mills every third Saturday of the month.
Baby Huey's collection truck will be located in the Carrier Mills Municipal Building parking lot from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. every third Saturday of the month. Baby Huey's will accept: Any electronic device including refrigerators and TVs, used motor oil, car or truck batteries and car or truck tires. There is a fee of $5 per tire (up to 18 inches), $5 per TV and $1 per can of paint.
For handicapped citizens, Baby Huey”s will be happy to come to their home to pick up items, simply call ahead to arrange a pick-up. Baby Huey's is interested in expanding it's operations throughout Southern Illinois and encourages any community interested in a monthly recycling service to contact them. Baby Huey's number is 217-259-8367.