Prescription Drug Take Back Day April 29

C-113336 South Lake Minnetonka Police Patch Minnesota MCThe South Lake Minnetonka Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will host a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day event 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at the Excelsior-Lake Minnetonka Chamber of Commerce, 37 Water St., Excelsior.

In an effort to limit opportunities for medications to be misused or diverted, this program allows the public to bring medications they no longer need to designated drop-off locations. Medications collected at these locations will be collected and then transported for safe and proper disposal.

In addition, unwanted medications can be disposed of 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, at the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Water Patrol Office, 4141 Shoreline Dr., Spring Park.