Above, volunteer Bonnie Drozeck assists resident Matthew Pivovar as he drops off items at the city of Shelton’s recent annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day, held at the city Highways & Bridges facility on Myrtle Street. (Photos by Brad Durrell)

Residents could drop off a variety of items at no cost for proper disposal. Pivovar brought some “real old” gas from a Jeep he is working on.

Residents Leo and Terry LeBel brought old paint, and suggested the collection should take place more than once a year.