March 27, 2021
May 22, 2021
October 7, 2021 - October 31, 2021
December 4, 2021
February 16, 2021 - February 23, 2021 @ Tuesday trash customers
Due to the inclement weather, large item curbside removal has been postponed one week to Tuesday, February 23 for Tuesday trash customers. 5 items
allowed. First 2 items free. Additonal 3 items require (3) $1 stickers each.
February 17, 2021, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Columbia Turner Hall
PCs for People and Girl Scouts will be distributing computers at drive-thru event in Turner Parking Lot.
Led by PCs for People, the nonprofits received a $1.5 million grant from the Illinois COVID-19 Response Fund to connect underserved residents with computers and broadband in their homes.
PCs for People buys used computers then refurbishes them, allowing it to offer complete desktop packages for as little as $20.
To qualify for a computer, a household’s income must be at 200% of poverty level or less or it must receive government assistance. Eligibility information is available: www.pcsforpeople.org/eligibility
The PCs for People desktop deal is $20 for a computer with a Windows 10 system, 17-20” monitor, keyboard, power cords and a wireless USB adapter.
Wireless internet hotspots also are available for $15 per month and a one-time device purchase of $20 as long as grant funding allows. Laptops may also be available as supply allows.