Flag Destruction Program
Pope/Douglas operates a convenient program to destroy tattered, torn or faded flags. This program is for businesses and households.
Businesses, Veterans and Service Clubs must schedule a drop-off prior to delivery. Drop off for these groups is on Wednesdays by appointment.
Households can drop off flags Monday-Friday from 8 am-12pm and 1pm-4pm. Check in at the Pope/Douglas Office.
As part of your County Solid Waste Service fee, this service is offered at no additional cost.
Disposal Preparation and Transport
- Delivery of flags must be done in manageable sized boxes or bags (like filing boxes).
- No loose flags accepted.
- 25 lb per box or bag maximum weight.
- No steel or fiber drums accepted.
- Failure to follow the guidelines and protocols established will result in additional disposal costs and/or rejection of materials received for disposal. Any unacceptable materials received for disposal shall be returned to the party delivering materials.