That means if you have an old clunker you want to get rid of, you can get it picked-up for free.
Larry Brooks is the Code Enforcement manager for the West Sacramento Police Department. He says towing away junker cars will help clean up local neighborhoods.
“They’re kind of a blight on the neighborhood. They create some environmental hazards because often times they’re partially dismantled and they’re leaking all types of fluids into the ground water. And sometimes they’re on blocks or jacks creating a hazard for pets and children.”
Pick-n-Pull Auto Dismantlers are donating their services for the free pick up of unwanted or abandoned vehicles. The amnesty program runs through Saturday.
The Amnesty Hot-Line is: 1-866-520-9749