City of Dallas Spring Round-up

City of Dallas Spring Round-up 2012
Saturday, April 21 & Sunday, April 22 from 10am – 4pm
Fair Park Gate 9 at Earth Day Dallas
3501 S. Fitzhugh, Dallas, TX 75210

Dallas’ Waste Diversion Team is hosting a two-day recycling collection event to celebrate Earth Day and divert hard-to-recycle items from the landfill. Participants should bring their items to Gate 9 at Fair Park, and volunteers will help unload your car. All items will be recycled properly or donated for reuse. Electronics, textiles (clothing and shoes), toys, documents for destruction (limit 2 boxes), glass, paper, cartons, used cooking oil, hardback books, metals, auto and alkaline batters, small appliances, fluorescent/incandescent light bulbs, tires, plastics (#1-7), Styrofoam, packaging foam, bubble/shrink wrap, plastic bags and packaging. Please DO NOT bring household chemicals, paint, building supplies, pharmaceuticals, furniture or mattresses.

K104 FM’s Street Team will broadcast live from the event on Saturday from 12pm to 2pm with giveaways to listeners to promote the event. Volunteers will enjoy lunch provided by 7-Eleven and participants will receive a free slurpee. Do Earth. Do Good. Don’t Waste Today on Earth Day at Fair Park Gate 9 to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle.    

This event is sponsored by the City of Dallas Sanitation Department and supported in part by 7-Eleven, K104 & 105.7 Smooth R&B, Earth Day Dallas, Fair Park Texas, City of Dallas Cease the Grease, Balcones Shred, Samsung, MRM Recycling, Universal Recycling Technologies, Mitsubishi Electric, Panasonic, Sanyo, Sharp, Toshiba, Vizio, Greenstar Recycling, IESI, World Wear Project, Goodwill Dallas, and OKON Metals.