A National Prescription Take Back Day has been set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 27. It is coordinated nationally by the federal Drug Enforcement Agency.
For the last two years, the Youth Development Task Force of the Lycoming County Health Improvement Coalition has coordinated the effort in Lycoming County. Residents may drop off their old and outdated medications at the following sites:
Williamsport Bureau of Police, 245 W. Fourth St.
South Williamsport Police Department, 331 W. Southern Ave., South Williamsport
State police barracks, 899 Cherry St., Montoursville
Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police Department, 129 S. Pennsylvania Ave., Jersey Shore.
Muncy Police Department, 14 N. Washington St., Muncy.
Hughesville Police Department, borough office, 147 S. Fifth St., Hughesville.
People in other counties may visit this website and search for drop-off sites in their areas: www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/drug_disposal/takeback/index.html.