Published at PO Box 96 124 W. St. Clair Romeo, MI 48065. Phone: (586)752-3524 Fax: (586)752-0548
Updated Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 3 PM EST
|Home||Sports||Community||What's Happening||Classifieds||News Summary|
|BEVERLY WITT||Death notice . . .|
|DEATH NOTICES||FREDDIE HEPTING|
|Browse Full Text...|
Friday, 2 pm
Inserts Friday, Noon
Editorial Monday, Noon
Service Directory Display Monday, 2 pm
Service Directory Liners Monday, 3 pm
Classified Liners All Holiday Deadlines are One Full Workday Earlier
You are Viewing an Archived IssuePosted: 04/10/13
RPD takes partThe Romeo Police Department is taking part in a national effort to keep prescription medication from being abused.
in take-back day
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 27, the department is asking residents to drop off unused prescription pills to the station. No syringes or liquids will be accepted. The department has averaged 25 to 30 lbs. of unused pills in past collections.
The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is coordinated by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) as a way of collecting and disposing of medications. In the past five years, the effort has disposed of 2 million pounds of medications.