Wayne County law enforcement agencies will unite to prevent drug abuse and theft of expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs from the community with a pharmaceutical collection on Oct. 26.
Residents can bring their expired, unused and unwanted medications for disposal to Galen’s Express Lane, 17 Sodus St., Clyde; Lyons National Bank, 2 Forgham St., Lyons; the Public Safety Building, 1620 Wayneport Road, Macedon; Wegmans, 800 W. Miller St. Newark; New York State Police Williamson Barracks, 3957 state Route 104; Palmyra Police Department, 144 E. Main St.; the Village Highway Building, 39 Gaylord St., Sodus; the Sheriff’s Office Ontario Substation, 1850 Ridge Road; and Wolcott PD, 6015 New Hartford St.
“All the Wayne County law enforcement agencies will partner to provide this disposal service to reduce the abuse of prescription medication, and prevent polluting our landfills and water supplies,” Sheriff Barry Virts said. “If you have prescription drugs or medications that are no longer needed or used, please use this disposal service to rid your home of any unneeded medications.”
The service is free and anonymous. Law enforcement will be on-site at all locations from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.