convenience center

Grand opening of the Convenience Center for county residents to dispose of non-household items and tires. The facility is located next to the County Jail and County Barn. Right is Cleburne County Commissioner Laura Cobb telling the others about the benefits of the convenience center. Photo by Bill Wilson / The Anniston Star

HEFLIN By the time county officials cut the ribbon at 8 a.m. for the new Cleburne County Convenience Center, non-household trash was already accumulating in large bins Thursday morning.

An assortment of plywood, hunks of metal, beat-up cardboard boxes and construction debris inaugurated the facility, which replaces the bi-annual county cleanup days.

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