Shred Day and Recycle Day Slated for May 3rd

Mobile shredding unit will be on downtown Center square 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. May 3

Time to start your Spring Cleaning. The Shelby County Chamber of Commerce Shelby Beautiful Clean Committee announces that the mobile shredding unit and a Recycle/Disposal unit will be in Center May 3rd.

The mobile Shredding Unit will be available on the Historic Downtown Center Square on Friday, May 3rd from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Community members are invited to bring documents that need to be shredded.

The Recycle Containers will be on the Downtown Square from May 3rd – 5th. Items NOT permitted in the containers are as follows: NO Hazardous Material, NO Bioharzard Materials, NO Toxic Materials, NO Paint or Tires, NO Freon, Oil or other Regulated Chemicals, NO Gasoline, Propane, other Highly Flammable Chemicals, NO Special Waste that requires a License to Transport.

Electronics are permitted in the containers. Other items allowed include, lumber, siding, drywall, roofing, wiring, insulation, all types of bathroom and kitchen appliances, cabinets, windows & doors, piping, landscape debris, municipal waste such as standard household business trash.

These services are provided free to the public as a service of the Shelby County Beautiful Clean program of the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce and our generous Sponsors:

Shelby Savings Bank, Presenting Sponsor for Shredding Services

Farmers State Bank, Gold Sponsor for Shredding Services

Republic Services, Presenting Sponsor for Recycling/Disposal Services

For more information please contact the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce at (936) 598-3682 or


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