East Providence News

3/29/2017 - Community Paper Shredding Event 2017

Community Shredding Event

When: Saturday, April 22nd from 9:00am-Noon

Where: Public Works Complex/City Garage

60 Commerical Way

  • Free of charge and open only to East Providence residents
  • Please, no commercial business
  • Maximum 2 file boxes or 2 paper market type bags per vehicle
  • Only sensitive documents, no magazines, no newspapers
  • No need to remove paper clips or staples
  • Volunteers will assist with removing documents from vehicles (Residents then have the option of parking vehicle and waiting for boxes to be shred)
  • Please note, capacity is limited and the event must close when truck is full
  • Questions, please call 401-435-7701


E-Waste Drop Off

E-Waste including TV's, computer equipment, and all electronics may also be dropped off during this Shredding Event. These drop offs are self-service, so please keep in mind if you receibed help getting items in your vehicle, you will need help to unload at 60 Commercial Way.  Please place e-waste in red storage unit.