Deadline Approaching for Senior/Disabled Garbage Discount Program
EL PASO- Senior and disabled citizens interested in continuing to participate in a discount program for solid waste fees must file a new application by December 15, 2011, the City of El Paso Environmental Services announced today.
The program offers a 20 percent discounted fee to people 65 years of age or older and to those who meet the program’s 100 percent disability requirement. Annual re-enrollment is required. Customers currently receiving a senior/disabled discount, who do not renew their applications by the deadline will be dropped from the program.
Applications for returning customers and for new applicants are available online at: www.elpasotexas.gov/environmental_services/senior_disabled.asp. Applications are also available at the following locations:
• Municipal Service Center, 7968 San Paulo. Hours: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
• El Paso Water Utilities Customer Service Center, 6400 Boeing. Hours: 8 a.m.to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
• City of El Paso Senior Citizen Centers. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
*Sacramento Center, 1800 Byron
*Eastside, 3200 Fierro
*Fr. Martinez Center, 9311 Alameda
*Polly Harris, 650 Wallenberg
*Sacramento, 3134 Jefferson
*San Juan Center, 700 N. Glenwood
*South El Paso, 600 S. Ochoa
*Washington Park, 4203 Paisano
*Wellington Chew, 4430 Maxwell
• City of El Paso Libraries. Library branch hours vary.
*Armijo, 620 E. Seventh
*Clardy Fox, 5515 Robert Alva
*Dorris Van Doren, 551 Redd
*Esperanza Acosta Moreno, 12480 Pebble Hills
*Irving Schwartz, 1865 Dean Martin
*Jenna Welch and Laura Bush Community, 6701 S. Desert
*Judge Marquez, 610 N. Yarbrough
*José Cisneros Cielo Vista, 1300 Hawkins
*Main (Downtown), 501 N. Oregon
*Memorial Park, 3200 Copper
*Richard Burges, 9600 Dyer
*Westside, 125 Belvidere
*Ysleta, 9321 Alameda
Applications and supporting documentation may be returned to the Environmental Services Department in-person, via fax at 621-6711 or by mail at:
City of El Paso Environmental Services Department
Attn: Senior Discount Applications
7968 San Paulo
El Paso, TX 79907
For more information, please call (915) 621-6700.