Shredding event set for Oct. 5

The City of Bristol will host a Tunxis Recycling Document Shredding Event on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 9 a.m. to 1p.m. (or until the truck is full).

The event is open to residents of Bristol, Berlin, Burlington, Meriden, New Britain, Plainville, Plymouth, Prospect, Southington and Wolcott. Identification is required.

It will be held in the parking lot across from the City Yard on Vincent P. Kelly Road (enter from Middle Street exit from Lake Avenue).


Sensitive documents only

Three bag/box limit

One drive through per resident

Paper clips, staples, rubber bands, and binder clips okay. All shredded paper will be recycled.


Do not bring:

Medical files, institutional files, regular mail or paper

No businesses

No three ring binders

Questions can be directed to