News Flash

Legislative District 19

Posted on: October 6, 2022

Legislator Rhoads is Hosting a "Shed the Meds" Drug Drop Off Event in North Merrick

Picture1

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2022 • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Brookside School – 1260 Meadowbrook Rd., North Merrick

Nassau County Legislators Steve Rhoads and Tom McKevitt are joining together with the Nassau County Police Department, Bellmore-Merrick Schools, Bellmore-Merrick Community Coalition and Community Parent Center to host a “Shed the Meds” Drug Take-Back Event in North Merrick so residents can safely dispose of their unwanted, unused and expired medications. Just drive up to the site, drop off your medications and drive away! 

Keep medications in original containers and block out your name for anonymity. Do not cross out medication information on label.

 ACCEPTED ITEMS INCLUDE: Prescription medications, prescription patches, over the counter medications, vitamins, sample medications and medications for pets. Sharps and syringes will be accepted at this location. Illegal narcotics may also be dropped off anonymously, no questions asked. 

ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED INCLUDE: IV bags, thermometers, chemo drugs, gel-caps and liquid medications will not be accepted at this location

For more information, please contact Legislator Rhoads’ office:
Phone: 516-571-6219      
Email: srhoads@nassaucountyny.gov

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Legislative District 19

Narcan

Narcan Training Community Forum

Posted on: October 6, 2022

North Merrick Community Blood Drive

Posted on: July 26, 2022

E-CYCLING BEGINS WITH YOU!

Posted on: March 14, 2022

NORTH MERRICK COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Posted on: February 22, 2022

WANTAGH COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Posted on: February 2, 2022

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Posted on: September 22, 2021

KIDS BICYCLE SAFETY PROGRAM

Posted on: September 22, 2021

2021 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

Posted on: September 20, 2021

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM

Posted on: September 1, 2021

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Posted on: July 7, 2021

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM

Posted on: May 19, 2021

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Posted on: May 6, 2021