Save a Dream - Secure Tomorrow
The CU Gun Buyback program will take place on August 4, 2012 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District, 201 West Kenyon Road in Champaign.
This event, open only to Champaign County residents, will give out a $50 VISA cash card for every functional gun turned in (limit of two guns per person, no gun dealers).
For more information or to view a list of frequently asked questions, please visit www.inspireurbana.com/guns.
In recognition of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, October 29, two local Walgreens stores will collect expired and unwanted over-the-counter and prescription medications. Other medical waste such as sharpes containers or syringes will not be accepted.
Walgreens Locations: 1801 S. Philo Rd., Urbana and 1713 W. Springfield Ave., Champaign.
Time: 10 AM - 2 PM
Sponsor: U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
Contact: Your local Walgreens store for more information
On Sunday, September 11th, 2011 members of several local law enforcement agencies gathered at the Champaign County Courthouse to remember those who had fallen during the attacks of 9/11.