New Castle News

March 26, 2013

Blue bag giveaway to begin

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — The city of New Castle will begin its blue bag giveaway Monday.

Each household in the city will be eligible to receive two bags per month for April and May.

Residents must obtain the bags at the mayor’s office and show a photo identification with their current address. The office is open from 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

In addition, the city will begin selling blue bags on a daily basis at the treasurer’s office as a convenience for residents. The bags can be purchased between 8:30 a.m. and noon Mondays through Fridays. The cost is $2 per bag or $20 for a pack of 10 bags.

Residents with questions on either program may call (724) 656-3510.