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The Morris Police Department, Grundy County Coroner John Callahan and State Representative David Welter are hosting a free prescription drug collection event at Morris City Hall on Saturday, October 23.

Community Members are encouraged to drop off expired or unused medications to be properly disposed of. Accepted items that residents may drop off include prescription medications, prescription ointments and patches, vitamins, and pet medicines. Restricted items include needles and illegal drugs.

The event is outside and allows residents to stay in their vehicles. Drivers should follow the marked lanes when entering and exiting the parking lot.