SUPERHEROES FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
SUMMER PHOTO CONTEST
Contest dates: June 1 through August 31, 2013
Hey kids! Want to show us how YOU "save the world" every day,
by cleaning and greening the environment right here in Frisco?
YOUR photo may be featured in our next coloring book,
premiering in Frisco schools this fall!
It's easy to enter... just SIGN, SNAP and SEND!
1. SIGN the Rufus Recycles Pledge and get your Rufus doll,
2. SNAP a photo of you and Rufus (costumes encouraged!) &
3. SEND to Ms. Molly at MKinson@FriscoTexas.gov.
Click for Contest Entry Form and Rules.
Rufus Recycles Pledge and Rufus dolls are available for
pickup at Environmental Services (6616 Walnut Street).
ALL contest participants receive a FREE mini-Rufus doll, so
make sure Rufus is part of YOUR "superhero snapshot!"
CHUNK YOUR JUNK
Our next CYJ event happens on Saturday, August 17 from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Environmental Collection Center (6616 Walnut Street). During the event, Frisco residents with a utility billing account can donate, recycle or throw away common household items.
Don't want to wait? Visit our Environmental Collection Center on Wednesdays 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Learn more about what we accept during open hours!
Trash can be taken to the Custer Transfer Station at 9901 Custer Road in Plano, open Mon-Sat 8am-4pm.
Please bring your driver's license and a current Frisco water bill with matching address when you visit.
WWW . FRISCO GREEN TEAM . ORG
Check out our new "green" website for kids, at www.FriscoGreenTeam.org.
Rufus and friends make learning about the environment both educational and fun....
And just in time for America Recycles Day on Thursday, November 15!
Plus! "Recycle Bowl" winning schools in Frisco are posted on this website,
in the FISD section, under the "Green Team @ My School" link.
In one month, Frisco elementary and middle schools recycled nearly 33,000 pounds.
High schools together recycled more than 11,000 pounds! Keep up that "green teamwork," Frisco!
If you participated in Recycle Bowl this year, Ms. Molly and Rufus have a message for you! Click here.
Reduce the amount of junk mail cluttering up your life by "OPTING-OUT !"
Click here to learn more about 'opting-out' of many unwanted
catalogues, credit card/financial solicitations, phone books and other bulk mailings.
Customer Service - EnvironmentalServices@FriscoTexas.gov
Billing Inquiries – EnvServicesBilling@FriscoTexas.gov
Our Mission: To be dedicated, environmentally responsible stewards of our Community and the Earth.
Our goal is to sustain and improve the quality of life of all who call Frisco their home and to safeguard our natural resources for present and future generations. We are responsible for Residential Recycling and Trash Services, Commercial Building Waste and Recycling Services, Environmental Education and Outreach, and Household Hazardous Waste Safe Disposal.
(Please use main number 972-292-5900, for all customer service calls.)
Download your own copy of the Environmental Services Brochure.