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Fall clean-ups begin this week

The Fall / fourth quarter clean-up efforts are set to begin county-wide this week with an extended time period at certain locations.

Clean-up efforts in some parts of the county will extend to near the end of October. The City of Mount VernonĀ  will begin a 13-day effort Saturday, October 14 and continue Monday through Saturday, October 16-21. For details about clean-up efforts throughout the county, see the October 12 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.