9:00am - 12:00pm Lucas Community Park
665 Country Club Road, Lucas, Texas 75002
The City will be holding the Arbor Day and Recycling Event for electronics and paper shredding from 9 am to 12 pm on Saturday, November 6, 2021. Arbor Day will be held at the pavilion of Lucas Community Park. The recycling drive through drop-off site for electronics and paper shredding will be located in the parking lot of the Lucas Community Park.
Arbor Day is an annual holiday that celebrates the role of trees in our lives and promotes tree planting and care. Arbor Day will be held in conjunction with the Recycling Event to promote environmental sustainability as we continue to Keep Lucas Beautiful. In support of Arbor Day, the Legacy 4-H Club will be giving away tree saplings along with a small bag of mulch to encourage tree planting and beautification in the community.
United Electronic Recycling will set up a drive through drop-off site for electronic recycling and paper shredding. For a complete list of accepted electronic items, visit https://unitedelectronicrecycling.com/items-we-accept. Please note there are disposal fees for televisions ($25), CRT monitors ($10), and printers, copiers and fax machines ($5).
The paper shredding service will be free for residents to drop off any paper documents to be safely and securely disposed onsite. Other paper-type items that are accepted include soft cover books, hard cover books (depending on thickness and material), and magazines. Newspapers will not be accepted for paper shredding services. All paper documents should be placed in banker-sized boxes.
For questions regarding items accepted for electronic recycling and paper shredding, please contact United Electronic Recycling at 855.837.8326.