9:00am - 1:00pm Danvers High School Parking Lot
60 Cabot Road, Danvers,
Since 1997, communities across the country have come together on November 15 to celebrate America Recycles Day. More than a celebration, America Recycles Day is the only nationally recognized day dedicated to the promotion of recycling programs in the United States. People around the country will celebrate recycling in a special way during this month.
In Danvers, we are celebrating by offering residents a two day event where they can recycle a variety of items not collected by curbside pickup! Recycle outside of the bin! The Town of Danvers Department of Public Works’ Zero Waste Recycling Weekend will be held on October 20 and 21, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the High School parking lot at 60 Cabot Road. This event is co-sponsored by Big Brother Big Sister Foundation, JRM and XTechnology Global.
Residents may bring bagged clothing, shoes, purses, linens, and small toys for Big Brother Big Sister Foundation – no stuffed animals please. BBBSF will also be collecting up to 2 boxes total of DVDs, CDs, video games and records – no books, VHS tapes, cassette tapes, magazines or encyclopedias please.
XTechnology Global will collect electronics including:
|TVs and computer monitors (up to 20 inches)||$15||TVs and computer monitors (larger than 20 inches)||$25|
|Small desktop printers||$5||Large printers||$25|
|Air conditioners||$7||Stereos and VCRs||$3|
|Computers, laptops and dehumidifiers||$5||Cell phones and all other small electronics||FREE|
*Certificates of Destruction are also available for $5
JRM will shred up to 2 boxes of your confidential papers for free (there is a $5.00 charge for subsequent boxes). All money collected will be donated to the Danvers Community Council.
Metal items (file cabinets, grills, bicycles, hangers, appliances, patio furniture, curtain rods, doors, ironing boards, ladders, etc.) will be collected for recycling by the Town of Danvers. DPW will also be collecting rigid plastics (trash barrels, buckets, tubs, bins, outdoor furniture, toys, etc.).
Cub Scout Packs 16 & 155 will be collecting redeemable bottles & cans ALL WEEKEND.
If you have questions, please refer to the Events section of the main page or Public Works page on the Town of Danvers’ website at danvers-ma.proudcity.com or contact the DPW at 978-777-0001 x3011. We’re also on Facebook and Twitter at Danvers DPW. Danvers Recycles – together we can make a difference!!