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Posted on: February 11, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Supervisor Romaine Announces 2020 Recycling Events

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All 12 events include paper shredding, e-waste and prescription drug take backs

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced 12 community recycling events sponsored by the Town that include paper shredding, e-waste disposal and a supervised prescription drug drop-off program in every Brookhaven Council District. These events will help residents properly dispose of sensitive documents which, when improperly discarded, can fall into the hands of identity thieves. Residents can also dispose of e-waste and expired prescription drugs in an environmentally safe manner. These recycling events are open to all Brookhaven Town residents. No business records or medical practices. For more information, call 451-TOWN (8696) or visit www.brookhavenny.gov/recyclingevents Residents are urged to bring the following electronic items to be recycled:

  • TV’s
  • VCR and DVD Players
  • Computer Mice
  • Printers
  • Calculators
  • Hard Drives
  • Electronic Typewriters
  • Circuit Boards
  • Projectors
  • Camcorders
  • Laptops
  • Power Supplies
  • Radios/Stereos
  • Servers
  • Backup Batteries
  • PDAs
  • Mainframes
  • Pagers
  • Monitors
  • Routers
  • Telephones
  • Scanners
  • Cell Phones
  • Answering Machines
  • Hubs
  • Modems
  • Fax Machines
  • Keyboards
  • Copiers
  • Cables
  • Gameboys & other Handheld Electronic Toys

Documents brought in for shredding will be fed into an industrial shredder, enabling each participant to witness the secure destruction of sensitive papers. Paper can be brought in boxes or bags. Documents can remain stapled together, but paper clips and other metal must be removed along with any other contaminants such as rubber bands. The 2021 schedule of events are as follows:

Council District 5, Councilman Neil Foley
Saturday, April 10, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Blue Point Fire Department, 205 Blue Point Avenue, Blue Point

Council District 1
Saturday, April 24, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Terryville Fire Department, 19 Jayne Blvd., Port Jefferson Station

Council District 2, Councilwoman Jane Bonner
Saturday, May 15, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Rose Caracappa Center, 739 Route 25A, Mt. Sinai

Council District 3, Councilman Kevin LaValle
Saturday, May 22, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Sachem Public Library, 150 Holbrook Road, Holbrook

Council District 6, Councilman Dan Panico,
Saturday, June 12, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Center Moriches Library, 235 Montauk Highway, Center Moriches

Council District 4, Councilman Michael Loguercio
Saturday, June 19, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Brookhaven Town Hall, South Parking Lot, 1 Independence Hill, Farmingville

Council District 3, Councilman Kevin LaValle
Saturday, September 18, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Middle Country Public Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., Centereach

Council District 5, Councilman Neil Foley
Saturday, September 25, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Blue Point Fire Department, 205 Blue Point Avenue, Blue Point

Council District 2, Councilwoman Jane Bonner"
Saturday, October 29:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Rose Caracappa Center, 739 Route 25A, Mt. Sinai

Council District 6, Councilman Dan Panico
Saturday, October 16, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Center Moriches Library, 235 Montauk Highway, Center Moriches

Council District 1
Saturday, October 23, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Setauket fire Department, 394 Nicolls Road, Setauket

Council District 4, Councilman Michael Loguercio
Saturday, November 6, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM
South Country Public Library, 22 Station Road, Bellport


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