BY CAROL HICKS
Hoopeston alley cleanup will begin Oct. 1, weather permitting. This is for yard waste only — brush, grass and leaves. No landscape materials, such as lumber, plastic, concrete or brick, will be picked up. If any of these are in the pile, they will not be picked up.
Energy assistance signup
East Central Illinois Community Action Program will be at the Hoopeston Multi Agency, 206 S. First Ave., 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 18, to take applications for energy assistance. No appointment is necessary. This time is for senior citizens and disabled only.