Community Recycling Event

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Securely shred your sensitive documents and recycle your electronics responsibly at our community recycling and paper shredding event!

This event provides an opportunity for residents to drop off a variety of items in one convenient location. 

This event is for residents of the sponsoring cities: Fairway, Merriam, Mission, Mission Hills, Mission Woods, Prairie Village, Roeland Park, and Westwood. Proof of residency required (driver's license or utility bill). This event is for residents only, not businesses. 

Accepted Items

Paper for Shredding

  • Securely shred confidential documents for FREE.
  • You can shred bank statements, tax returns, credit card receipts, and more!
  • Maximum of 10 file storage boxes size 1’ x 2’.
  • All binders, containers, and cardboard boxes will be returned to you.


  • Secure e-Cycle will collect electronics for responsible recycling.
  • There is a CASH ONLY $20 fee for computers and $40 fee for TVs.
  • Everything else with a chord is FREE.
  • List of acceptable items:


  • The Shawnee Lions Club will collect eyeglasses to support the Lions Recycle for Sight Program.



This event can't happen without the help of volunteers! Sign up to help unload cars or direct traffic. 

More information

For additional information about this event, please contact Merriam's Communication and Public Engagement Manager Jenna Gant at 913-322-5507 or email.


View Flyer and Entrance Map(PDF, 964KB)



  • Saturday, September 30, 2023 | 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Cars should enter at 67th St. and Slater St. and follow signage or event volunteer instructions.

Nation Holdings Parking Lot, 9001 W. 67th St., Merriam, 66202, View Map

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