Drop-off unwanted prescription or over-the-counter medications for disposal this Saturday at Tigard City Hall from 10a-2p. The service is free and anonymous.
The Tigard Police Department and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) organize drug turn-in events to allow residents to safely discard expired and unwanted prescription and over-the-counter drugs. Studies show that a majority of abused prescription drugs are obtained from family and friends -often from home medicine cabinets. The usual methods for disposing medications, such a flushing them down the toilet or discarding them in the trash, pose potential safety and health hazards.
Date/Time: Saturday, October 28, 10 am until 2 pm
Location: Tigard City Hall, 13125 SW Hall Blvd.
Details: Drugs can remain in the original container or
combined in another container or bag.
Not accepted: We cannot accept thermometers, syringes
or needles, medical waste, IV solutions,
lotions or creams. In addition, medications
from nursing homes, doctors' offices or any
type of medical facility or business cannot be
Questions? Please call 503-718-2561.
to learn more about year-round drug