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Posted on: March 8, 2021

City to host recycling clean-up events April 10 – May 1

Get ready for spring cleaning! The City of Galveston will host our annual clean-up initiative with numerous recycling events April 10 - May 1.

On Saturdays from April 10 to May 1, the Galveston Recycling Center will host recycling days for different material types. The center, 702 61st Street across from Target, will be open on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Below is the schedule of events:

April 10, 2021: Aluminum and Tin Cans

Drop off your aluminum and tin cans at the recycling center. 

April 17, 2021: Cardboard

All stockpiled cardboard from businesses and residents will be accepted.

April 24, 2021: Household appliance and e-waste 

The recycling center will accept household appliances, including refrigerators, freezers, stoves, washers, dryers, dishwashers, etc. We will also accept automotive batteries, cell phones, tablets, desktop computers, laptops, monitors, TVs, musical instruments, stereo equipment, computer parts and DVD/VCAR players. 

May 1, 2021: Paper Shredding

The commercial shredder will be available to shred any paper documents from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

If you have any questions, please contact Public Works at 409-797-3630 or email publicworks@galvestontx.gov. 

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