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AZ White Mountains Podcast

Aug 24, 2018

Recorded in the Heritage Room at Show Low City Hall.


Free residential electronic waste, used tire and newly added household hazardous recycling event will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 25, in the Show Low City Hall parking lot, 180 N. 9th Street.

Citizens from across southern Navajo County may drop off a CRT-style television or computer monitor (limited to either one per vehicle with additional items charged $20 each), LCD flat-screen televisions, electronic equipment and accessories, computer equipment and accessories, phones, DVD players, small appliances and used tires without rims. A new component this year is that household hazardous waste may also be dropped off. Allowed items include acids, adhesives, aerosol cans, batteries (including automobile), fire extinguishers, fluorescent lights, fuel and motor oil, herbicides and pesticides, household cleaners, lawn and garden products, items containing mercury, paints, small propane tanks (16 oz. and 5 gal.) and solvents. Also accepted are household products labeled with the words, “caution,” “combustible,” “corrosive,” “danger,” “flammable,” “poison,” “toxic” and “warning.”

No ammunition, explosives, medical waste (including medications), biohazardous or infectious waste, compressed gas cylinders (except propane tanks), large home appliances, radioactive waste and smoke alarms are allowed. Commercial hazardous waste also is not allowed.

For commercial electronic waste, the contractor offers commercial pickup for a fee Friday, Aug. 24, by scheduling an appointment at 602-944-4151.



Show Low Battle of the Bands & Vans for Charity

Saturday –  Sep 1st, 2018 (3pm – 10 pm)

Frontier Park 660 N 9th Place, Show Low AZ 85901



This is a brand new, exciting event that combines a lot of music, a ton of food and really fun time.  

We will have 7 bands and 7 food vendors that will be battling with each other for the $1000 prize by showing off their talent.  While we, the event goers, get to help choose the winners of the “Battle” by dropping tokens into our favorite Band and Food Vendor’s bucket(s) located at the Home Depot Voting Booth.

The bands will each play a 25-40 minute set of their music while we set up our little picnic areas in the grass with our friends/family and enjoy listening to their songs, sipping on cold beverages and tasting all the wonderful food from the surrounding Food Vans & Trucks. 

The event has a $5 per person entry fee at the gate, 12 years old and under are free with paying adult, that includes 10 voting tokens.  The band and the food van/truck with the heaviest bucket will be the winner of the competition and receive a check for $1000 and we get a great day in our beautiful region enjoying music, food and fun.

Bring a lawn chair or blanket, No Tents, No Umbrellas please.