Waste (E-Waste) Collection and Document-Shredding Event to be held October 27
The City of Benbrook encourages citizens to
recycle electronic items whenever possible. The City is hosting a FREE event
for residents of Benbrook to recycle electronic and appliance items on
Saturday, October 27th, from 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM at Dutch Branch Park, rear
parking lot behind Par 3 Golf. Follow the signs off Winscott to Beach Road
(same location as Household Hazardous Waste event behind the Benbrook Community
Center/YMCA, 1899 Winscott).
Innovative Electronics will be on-site to collect E-Waste. There will be
attendants available to help unload items. You may be asked to show proof of Benbrook residence (photo ID or utility bill with Benbrook address).
As a rule of thumb, if it can be plugged in, it
can be recycled. The following is a list of common items that citizens can
bring for recycling:
Televisions (any size)/Radios/Telephones
Electronics destroys the hard drive)
Gaming systems (Xbox, PlayStations, etc.)
Instant Shredding will bring a shredding truck and will shred documents on-site. Please
limit documents to a reasonable household amount (no large quantities of
Please do not place plastic materials such as
credit cards or compact discs with documents to be shredded.
For more information,
contact City Hall at 817-249-6008.