The mattress collection event held in Delleker on Aug. 24 was deemed a success with 158 mattresses collected. Before the event, Director of Public Works Bob Perreault makes sure that everything is ready to go. Photos submitted

Mattress disposal

The team is hard at work taking mattresses from people during the mattress collection event that ran from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
This 53-foot trailer is almost full of used mattresses at the end of the event. Everyone who brought a mattress was able to dispose of it.