City Of San Leandro City Of San Leandro City of San Leandro
Public Information Office
City Hall
835 East 14th Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
Phone: 510.577.3351
Fax: 510.577.3340
http://www.sanleandro.org

11/5/2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE CMO2019-11-5
Subject :

San Leandro Hosts Special Recycling Event in Honor of America Recycles Day ‘#BeRecycled’ on November 13th
Contact : Tonya Alves Richardson    510-577-6026
    trichardson@sanleandro.org

SAN LEANDRO, CA: In recognition of America Recycles Day, the City of San Leandro is hosting a special event on Wednesday, November 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marina Community Center located at 15301 Wicks Boulevard. This year’s campaign theme “Be Recycled” is aimed at motivating residents to recycle 365 days per year and to reuse materials to give goods a second, third or even a fourth life. America Recycles Day is a national campaign aimed at encouraging reuse, recycling and buying recycled products. The event is open to San Leandro residents only.

WHAT:          American Recycles Day

WHEN:          Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

WHERE:        Marina Community Center
15301 Wicks Boulevard, San Leandro, CA 94579

“#BeRecycled” encourages residents to properly dispose of pharmaceuticals, household batteries and electronic media, such as floppy disks, DVDs, and CD cases. Residents also may drop-off mercury-containing items including thermometers, thermostats and fluorescent lights.

America Recycles Day is the only nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. More than 2,000 events are held coast-to-coast, engaging more than two million estimated participants nationwide.

For more information, visit www.RecycleSanLeandro.org or call the City’s Recycling Hotline at 510-577-6026.





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