The next paper shredding event is coming up on Saturday, Feb. 4 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or until the truck is full) at the Coon Rapids Recycling Center located at 1827 111th Ave. NW. Paper shredding is provided free to all Anoka County residents and small businesses. There is a five box limit.
Your documents will be loaded in a cart provided and then emptied into the shredding truck. Documents will be shredded on site in a mobile truck using a cross cut shredder assuring your documents are in confetti-sized pieces. Once you have moved through the line, you are welcome to drop off your cardboard boxes at the Recycling Center.
It is not necessary to remove paper clips, staples or rubber bands. Papers do not need to be separated from envelopes. It is not necessary to remove windows from envelopes. Books of checks do not need to be separated. Files can be left in folders. No three-ring binders, credit cards or CDs will be accepted.
Learn more about the Coon Rapids Recycling Center.