Frisco residents, the city’s Environmental Services division has the perfect opportunity for you safely dispose of items cluttering up your home or garage. The fall Chunk Your Junk event will be held on Saturday, November 7, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. The address is 6616 Walnut St.
Entry will be from southbound First Street only. Other entries will be closed. For directions to the facility, call 972-292-5900 or go to http://FriscoTexas.gov/recycle. View a map of the drop-off route.
The following items can be brought for safe disposal, recycling, or donation. In order to reduce idling time, the items are listed in the order which they can be unloaded at the event. Please load your vehicle accordingly.
· Documents for shredding
· Metal and appliances*
· Yard waste, limbs, and untreated wood for mulching
· Styrofoam and other trash
· Household chemicals, paint, gasoline, oil, batteries, pesticides
· Computers, printers, cell phones, other e-waste
· Old clothes, furniture, books, etc. for donation
The city will accept one television per household, per visit at no charge. Televisions must have a 36 inch screen or smaller to be accepted. There is no cost to residents, but you must show your current driver’s license with a Frisco address as well as a copy of your current water bill to prove residency.
In fact, a driver’s license and current water bill are required for all chemical, electronic and appliance items dropped off. *There is also a $40 charge for all appliances and items requiring Freon extraction. That fee will be applied to your next utility bill.
A free paper shredding service will be provided. A four box limit per household will be accepted, with sizes not to exceed 12”W x 15.5” L x 10.5” H. No commercial accounts will be accepted.
Large crowds are expected so please come early. The line will be cut off at 11:30 a.m. to ensure all residents already waiting are serviced.