Published on August 18th, 2015 | by Deb Wolf0
Prescription Drug Take Back Day
Washington County Sheriff W. Samuel Hill, in cooperation with the DEA, has coordinated collection sites within Washington County, for the disposal of unused prescription drugs. Pills and capsules only.
*Washington County Sheriff’s Department
10 Elm Street
*Montpelier Police Department
1 Pitkin Court
800 US Rt 302
*Northfield Police Department
110 Wall Street
80 S. Main Street
*Barre City Police Department
15 Fourth Street
Barre City, VT
Vermont State Police Middlesex
1080 Rt 2
*Year-round, permanent drop boxes at Barre City, Barre Town, Berlin, Montpelier & Northfield Police Depts. & Washington County Sheriff’s Dept.
According to the DEA, unused prescription medications in homes create a public health and safety concern, because they can be accidentally ingested, stolen, misused, and abused.