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National Prescription Drugs
Take Back Day is Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Community
members may drop off unused or expired prescription drugs during these hours at
City Hall, located at 211 Main Avenue North.
National Take-Back Day is a
safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired
prescription drugs. During the last take back program in October 2018, citizens
brought in 27 pounds of prescription medications to North Bend City Hall.
the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 6.2 million Americans misused
controlled prescription drugs. The study shows that most abused prescription
drugs were obtained from family and friends, often from the home medicine
offers an opportunity to help prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths.
If you miss
the April 27th Drug Take Back Day or need to dispose of unused or expired prescription medications earlier, residents may drop off prescription drugs at the Snoqualmie Police Department during business hours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
For more information on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, visit https://takebackday.dea.gov/.