Keep America Beautiful to host recycling event


From Contributed Reports

Saturday, April 14, 2018

Keep America Beautiful of Nash and Edgecombe Counties has another opportunity for you to rid your home of old electronics, up to four bags or boxes of paper, fluorescent tubes and bulbs and much more during Edgecombe County Recycles Day.

The event, open to the public, will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21 in the Edgecombe County Administration Building parking lot at 201 Saint Andrew St. in Tarboro.

Electronic items accepted during this event include televisions, computers and monitors, printers and scanners, keyboards, speakers, power and network cables, printed circuit boards, docking stations, routers, VCRs and DVD players, copiers and fax machines, electronic games, rechargeable batteries, telephones, cell phones, radios, stereos, CD players, audio visual equipment, typewriters, fax cartridges, cash registers, video boards and microwaves. Community paper shredding will also take place.

“Edgecombe County Recycles Day provides an opportunity for our residents in the Tarboro area to rid their homes of electronics and other unwanted household items safely, efficiently and free of charge,” said Cornelia McGee, coordinator for Keep America Beautiful of Nash and Edgecombe Counties.

Edgecombe County Recycles Day is sponsored by KAB of Nash and Edgecombe counties, Edgecombe County and Shred-It of NC. Edgecombe County Recycles Day is free to the public. Monetary donations will be accepted for KAB of Nash and Edgecombe counties.

For more information on Edgecombe County Recycles Day, call 252-467-4960.