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Medication Collection Day 

Wayne Harvey

Do you have old, unwanted, unused medication in your cabinet that you need to get rid of, but aren’t sure how to do it?Saturday (10/03/09) residents of Somerset County can get rid of their old pills at a medication collection event in Skowhegan.It’s going to be held at the Skowhegan Recylcing center from nine in the morning until noon.It’s going to happen as the same time as the hazardous waste collection day.There is no pre-registration required for the medication drop off.It is recommended that any personal information on the pill bottles or containers be blacked out with a permanent marker.But meds from residential care facilities and group homes will not be accepted.