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Go Green recycling event, April 25

Staff ~ 4/15/2015

ANTHEM – The Anthem Community Council is hosting a recycling event for Anthem residents on Saturday, April 25, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Participants must provide one form of Anthem residency identification before recycling items.

Republic Services, Pro-Shred, Westech Recyclers, and Big Brothers/Big Sisters will be accepting items. Westech Recyclers and Allied Waste will recycle acceptable electronics and other paper, plastic, metal, and glass-based recyclable items. Pro-Shred will provide secure destruction of household sensitive materials, including bank statements, check stubs, and credit card offers. The following items will not be accepted for shredding: business documents, metal, CDs, tapes, disks, binder clips, and three-ring binders. Big Brothers/ Big Sisters will assist residents with clothing donations and provide tax-deductible donation receipts. Acceptable items include clothing, toys, linens, and small household items. Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office will be on-hand to recycle prescription and non-prescription drugs (pills only; no liquids).

For more information and a complete list of acceptable items, visit or contact the Anthem Community Council at (623) 742-6050. The Go Green event will be held at the ACC Community Park lower parking lot, 41703 N. Gavilan Peak Pkwy. Residents are asked to enter from Whitman Dr. and exit onto Gavilan Peak Pkwy. to assist with traffic flow, and must be in line by noon to participate.