Local police are working to help keep the streets safer by hosting the Big Green Take Back on Saturday, May 21 between 9 am and Noon at the Meade County Courthouse.
The event allows citizens to being their unused or unwanted medication for disposal with no questions asked and no information given. The effort is to deter the abuse of prescription drugs in Meade County and allow a safe place for citizens to dispose of their medications. Liquid medications, syringes and medical equipment will not be taken. The program is a joint effort between the Meade County Sheriff’s Department, Brandenburg and Muldraugh Police, the Meade County Champions Anti-Drug Coalition through the Partnership For Success 2015 Grant.
Medication may also be dropped off in containers during business hours at the Meade County Courthouse, and Muldraugh City Hall.