Safely shred sensitive documents at the Bi-Annual Paper Shredding Event on Saturday, September 21, 2019
The Town of Smithtown Department of Environment and Waterways, in
partnership with the Municipal Services Facility and the Department of Public
Safety, will host the second Paper Shredding Event of the year on Saturday,
September 21st. The event will be held at Town Hall on Main Street in Smithtown
from 9:00 AM through 3:00 PM.
“Twice a year residents can safely and securely dispose of
unwanted documents while helping the environment. The process is seamlessly
orchestrated by DEW, MSF, and Public Safety. Residents get in and out fast and
can go back to enjoying their weekends.” - Ed Wehrheim, Town of Smithtown
In 2018, there were a total of 341 families who came down to
safely shred sensitive documents in the Summer and Fall. The Town of Smithtown
collected 10.1 tons of paper, approximately 19,700 pounds, to be safely
destroyed by Data Shredding Service, Inc. of Corporate Drive in Hauppauge.
“I absolutely love being a part of this event. The public is so
pleased and grateful that we are providing a much needed service to local
families and our environment… This year we planned the first event in April. We
hope to have a bigger turnout than last year's Summer event.” - Councilman
All personal documents, are safely destroyed by Data Shredding
Service, Inc. Full-service confidential shredding service located on Corporate
Drive in Hauppauge.