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Prescription Drug Take-back Day, 4/27/2019

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Name: Prescription Drug Take-back Day, 4/27/2019
Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT
Event Description:
Free medication Take-back day. Drop off unneeded or expired prescription and over-the-counter medications safely, effectively, and anonymously, at this event. 

Please put pills into a zip-lock bag and dispose of empty pill bottles in trash or recycling. Keep liquid medications in the original bottle and black out confidential information and put in zip-lock bag. Sharps are not accepted at the Truckee location. 

Help protect our water supply by not flushing medications. Help protect our community as some may be abusing drugs taken from the medicine cabinets of family and friends. 

If you can’t make this event, please utilize permanent Rx Drug Bins located at the Truckee Police Department and Placer County Sheriff Office –Tahoe Station, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm or Washoe County Sheriff Office-Incline Station, Monday- Thursday 8am-1pm, 2pm-5pm. 

A collaborative effort of the TT-FWDD Coalition, Placer & Nevada County Health and Human Services, Truckee Police Department, Placer County Sheriff Office, Tahoe Forest Health System, water quality, waste management, Town of Truckee, and the DEA. 
Location:
Truckee - Gateway Shopping Center (in the parking lot in front of Safeway)  
11290 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA 96161
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, April 27, 2019
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Contact Information:
TT-FWDD -(530) 550-2309
Fees/Admission:
Free
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