Troop 3000 holds shredding day March 15

Small electronics accepted free, shredding $5 per box

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MILTON, Ga. – Time to clean out that home office, because Boy Scout Troop 3000 of Birmingham United Methodist Church will hold a community recycling and shredding day Saturday, March 15.

This event, a partnership with Milton Grows Green, will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the troop’s meeting place in front of the church, 15570 Birmingham Highway.

Materials accepted at no charge:

• Computers

• Keyboards

• Monitors (non-CRT only or there will be a charge)

• Appliances*

• Outdoor grills

• Lawnmowers*

• Scrap metal

• Cellphones

* Fluids must be drained

Materials accepted with a charge:

• $15 for televisions

• $10 for CRT monitors

• $5 per box for shredding (secure shredding done at event)

Cash and checks accepted. Proceeds benefit Milton BSA Troop 3000.

Materials not accepted:

• Paint

• Hazardous materials

• Yard waste

• Non-electronic or metal items

For more information on this event, please contact Milton Sustainability Coordinator Cindy Eade at 678-242-2509 or cindy.eade@cityofmiltonga.us.

MH 03-12-14