Notice: For the safety of staff and residents, all recycling events for the month of April have been postponed. We anticipate rescheduling at a later date. Please check back.
Except for the Composting Workshop, events take place at the Service Center, which is located at:
15600 Chagrin Boulevard
Shaker Heights, OH 44120
The Composting Workshop is at the Stephanie Tubbs Jones Community Building at 3450 Lee Rd.
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- Community Shredding Days
- Composting Workshop
- Computer Round-Up
- Habitat for Humanity Restore
- Hazardous Waste Round-Up
Saturday, April 25, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday, October 3, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Bring up to three bankers boxes of paper for shredding. No need to remove staples or other binding devices. Driver's license and proof of residency (e.g. current utility bill) required.
Thursday, June 25, 7 pm
Location: Stephanie Tubbs Jones Community Bldg.
Experts from the Cuyahoga Solid Waste District will provide you with the science behind setting up and maintaining a compost pile or system. Get tips to help ensure success with keeping yard and food waste out of the landfill, while providing nutrient rich soil additive for your yard. Also, get ideas for how to be more sustainable at home.
After the seminar, you will have the opportunity to purchase the following:
- Ultimate Dirt Machine Digester - $55
- The Wishing Well Composter - $50
- Yard Butler - $20
- Thermometer - $10
- Sure-Close Compost Pail - $5
Saturday & Sundays, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM on the following dates:
April 4-5 and 11-12
August 8-9 and 15-16
- Cell Phone Accessories
- Cell Phones
Saturday, May 16, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Donate usable household and construction items to Habitat for Humanity. The organization will take the following items:
- Construction/renovation materials
- Kitchen cabinets
- Plumbing and electrical materials
Please, no paint, clothing, or bedding.
Saturdays and Sundays, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM on the following dates:
May 2-3 and 9-10
September 12-13 and 19-20
Safely dispose of the following:
- Automotive fluids
- Caustic household cleaners
- Driveway sealer
- Lighter fluid
- Mineral spirits
- Oil or solvent-based paints
- Paint thinners
- Spray paints
- Roof tar
No latex paint or materials from businesses will be accepted.
Phone Books may be recycled with your paper.
Saturday, June 20, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Residents are invited to recycle medical supplies by donating them to MedWish International on Saturday, September 7 at the Service Center (15600 Chagrin Blvd.).
MedWish is a local organization that repurposes discarded medical supplies and equipment to provide humanitarian aid in developing countries.
Residents may donate unused, non-expired medical supplies and usable medical equipment. View the complete list of accepted items at https://www.medwish.org/give/medical-supplies/.
Residents who would like a receipt for tax purposes should bag the item (bags will be recycled) and attach the Medwish Donation Form (http://bit.ly/2vI6v0C).