For Howard County, Md residents, the county is holding their fall shredding event this Saturday, October 18, 2014. Howard County residents can bring up to 3 bags or boxes of paper to be shredded on-site at Meadowbrook Park & Ride (exit 1A off of Route 100).
This free community shredding event is from 9am to 1pm and will be held rain or shine. See below for their tips on what they will/will not accept:
Items that should be shredded are those that contain the following:
Social Security numbers
Date of birth
Federal and State Tax documents
Credit card and other household bills
Be sure to review your items carefully and remove all items that do not fall into one of the categories listed above.
Please do not pack boxes or paper bags heavier than you can safely lift and carry to your vehicle without assistance.
Items NOT Accepted:
Please make sure that your boxes or paper bags are ALSO free of:
Plastic or glass items
I will definitely be there, as I recently did a big purge of my files, so maybe I’ll bump into you!