The next Park Cities recycling event will take place at the Middle-Intermediate School parking lot on Saturday, October 1 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Here is another chance to clear out your garage, attic and closets of old financial and medical documents, outdated or unused electronics, and even clothing and furniture.
Paper products and documents that can be disposed of include: Tax records, medical records, legal files, financial records, invoices, canceled checks, blueprints, contracts, payroll records, company letterhead, junk mail containing personal information, and any information that contains credit card, social security, driver license and account numbers.
Accepted E-waste items include: computers, computer monitors, computer accessories, TV’s, printers, DVD/CD players, copiers, fax machines, scanners, cell phones and chargers, external hard drives, video and camera equipment, video game systems, microwaves, cables, power cords, powers strips and more.
- Shred-it will collect and shred all documents on-site.
- ECS Refining will collect and dispose of all e-waste items. The company is one of the top electronics processors in the country, with 35 years of industry experience.
- The Salvation Army will also be on-site. Donated items must be in working condition, and contain all parts and accessories. Clothing items must not be torn or stained. The Salvation Army will also take all wood furniture, refrigerators, stoves, washing machines, dryers, and any appliances. All donors will be given a receipt for tax deduction purposes.
Visit uptexas.org for additional information.