Category Archives: Garbage & Recycling

Texas Health Resources to Host Free Shredding Event in Arlington on April 15

Whether it’s dusty stacks of credit card statements, old receipts, or even last year’s tax forms, the threat of identity theft doesn’t provide comfort in parting ways with sensitive documents. That’s why Texas Health Resources is inviting the community to participate in Shredfest, a free, secure shredding service provided by Iron…

Free Leaf Recycling at Arlington Landfill Extended to January 31 for Residents

Didn’t get all your leaves raked up by the end of the year? Drop off for leaf recycling at the Arlington Landfill has been extended by a month for Arlington residents. Recycle your leaves at the Arlington Landfill located at 800 Mosier Valley Road through January 31st. Alternately, the City of Arlington…

9 Recycling Tips for Arlington Residents to Remember This Holiday Season

‘Tis the season to be jolly, and unfortunately, it’s also a time to toss out a lot of trash. However, it’s important to know that many of the items you throw out are recyclable. The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day, household trash increases by 25%. Here…

Beautify Arlington Through Leaf Recycling Starting Nov. 1, 2016

Back by popular demand, Arlington’s leaf recycling sites return November 1, 2016 and runs through January 1, 2017. The City of Arlington encourages residents to be a part of this year’s free leaf recycling program. Get your friends, family and neighbors to join in. This united effort helps clear our neighborhoods of leaves…

Texas Health Hosts Free Shredding Event in Arlington, Other Cities on May 7

 Seven Texas Health locations will host a free, secure shredding event from 9 a. m. to noon on Saturday, May 7. The trucks will be at these locations:Texas Health Headquarters, 612 East Lamar Blvd. in Arlington Texas Health Fort Worth, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave. in Fort Worth Texas Health Dallas, 8200 Walnut Lane in Dallas…

Enter to Win a Composting Startup Kit at Upcoming Backyard Composting Classes

In honor of International Compost Awareness Week in May, the City of Arlington Master Composters will be giving away one Composting Startup Kit at their May 7 and May 14 Backyard Composting Classes. Class participants at each location will enter their names for the drawing at the beginning of the class.  A Master…