City’s first quarter clean-up to begin

The City of Mount Vernon  will conduct its First Quarter Clean-Up starting this week. The eight day effort begins Saturday, Jan. 7, and continues Monday through Saturday, Jan. 11-14. City of Mount Vernon residents may bring solid waste to a collection bin for disposal at no charge from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the clean-up days. For more information, see the January 5 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.