City of Shawnee

Spring Fling Recycling Event

Spring Fling Recycling Event
Posted on 03/25/2018

It's time to do some Spring cleaning and clear out the clutter! Join us Saturday, May 4 from 8am-11am at the parking lot at the southwest corner of Shawnee Mission Parkway and Antioch in Merriam for this recycling event. Items are free to recycle unless a cost is noted below.

Electronics Recycling

  • Recycle CRT Monitors: $15
  • CRT, DLP, Rear Projection and Wood Console TV's: $25 

 Paper Shredding

  • Regular File Box: Suggested $5 donation per box
  • Large File Box: Suggested $10 donation per box

Bike Collection

  • Used bikes will be refurbished and given to community service organizations

Latex Paint Collection

  • Latex paint only
  • No commercial institutions' paint will be accepted

Eyeglass Collection 

  • Used eyeglasses will be donated to those in need.

Jeans Collection

  • Used jeans will be collected to use for the Annual Scarecrow Festival held in the Fall

Donations will help off-set costs of the event and the remaining donations will go to the Shawnee Mayor's Christmas Tree Fund and the Merriam Parks, Recreation and Community Center Foundation.

**The line into the recycling event will be cut off at 11am. All vehicles in the parking lot at 11am will have their items collected.**

Thanks to our partners: City of Shawnee, City of Merriam, PROSHRED, Shawnee Lions Club, Merriam Lions Club and Johnson County Household Hazardous Waste