Three dozen sites accepting Rx pills

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – On Saturday, three dozen sites across Western New York will be available for unwanted medication drop-offs as part of the eighth annual National Prescription Drug Drop-Off.

The DEA is organizing the event, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. During an unwanted medication drop-off event last October, more than four tons of prescription pills were collected. The DEA says Western New York leads the state in collections.

No questions will be asked of anyone dropping off medications or needles. A list of site follows:

Allegany County
•Cuba Volunteer Fire Dept.
51 East Main Street, Cuba
•Wellsville Volunteer Fire Dept.
40 S Main Street, Wellsville
•Almond Volunteer Fire Dept.
1 Marvin Lane, Almond

Cattaraugus County
•Gowanda Village Municipal Garage
27 East Main Street, Gowanda
• Salamanca City Fire Dept.
225 Wildwood Avenue, Salamanca
• Cattaraugus County Office Building-Olean
1 Leo Moss Drive, Olean
• Delevan Health Center
38 N. Main Street, Delevan

Chautauqua County
• Chautauqua Mall
318 East Fairmount Avenue, Lakewood
•Allstar Ambulance
738 Monroe Street, Dunkirk
•Southside Pharmacy
766 Foote Avenue, Jamestown

Erie County
•Bertrand Chaffee Hospital
224 East Main Street, Springville
•Buffalo State College
1300 Elmwood Avenue (Lot C), Buffalo
•Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens,
2655 South Park Avenue, Buffalo
•Grand Island Town Hall
2255 Baseline Road, Grand Island
•Highland Fire Hall
1 George Nablo Pkwy, Derby
•Kenmore Mercy Hospital
2950 Elmwood Avenue, Kenmore
•Mercy Ambulatory Care Center
3669 Southwestern Blvd, Orchard Park
•Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital
1540 Maple Road, Williamsville
•North Collins Police Dept.
10543 Main Street, North Collins
•St. Joseph’s Hospital
2605 Harlem Road, Cheektowaga
•Twin District Volunteer Fire Dept.
4999 William St Lancaster NY
•West Herr Collision Center
5140 Camp Road, Hamburg
•West Seneca Senior Center
4620 Seneca Street, West Seneca

Genesee County
•Batavia Police Dept.
10 West Main Street, Batavia
•LeRoy Police Dept., Village Hall
3 West Main Street, LeRoy
•Pembroke Town Highway Barns
Routes 5 & 77, Pembroke

Niagara County
• Former NF Police HQS
520 Hyde Park Blvd, Niagara Falls
•Lockport Plaza
Corner of So. Transit and Willow, Lockport
•Mount St Mary’s Hospital
5300 Military Road, Lewiston
•DeGraff Memorial Hospital
445 Tremont Street, North Tonawanda

Orleans County
• Public Safety Building
13925 State Route 31, Albion
•Holley Fire Dept.
7 Thomas Street, Holley
•Medina Fire Dept.
600 Main Street, Medina

Seneca Nation of Indians
•Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Heath Center
36 Thomas Indian School Drive, Irving
•Lionel R. John Health Center
987 R.C. Hoag Drive, Salamanca

Wyoming County
•Warsaw Sheriff’s Office
151 North Main Street, Warsaw
•Arcade Police Station
17 Church Street, Arcade provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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