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Montgomery Illinois - Free Community Paper Shredding Saturday September 24 at the Montgomery Police Department 21 September 2022 ( news )
Montgomery , state Illinois ( By Press Release office)
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ree Community Paper Shredding Saturday , September 24 , at the Montgomery Police Department
Montgomery , IL
– The Village of Montgomery and Earthmover Credit Union are partnering to offer the community and members a free paper shredding opportunity on Saturday , September 24 , from 9A - 12P at the Montgomery Police Station ( 10 Civic Center Ave . ) on the Village ' s west side . The drive - thru event is made possible on behalf of both organizations . It will off......er a convenient , accessible , and easy way for community members to recycle and destroy papers containing sensitive material and information at no charge .
The event is free and does not require advance registration . Earthmover Credit Union volunteers will be onsite collecting donations for those interested in raising money for a local breast cancer organization . "As a local credit union supporting the community is important to our organization and employees . October is breast cancer awareness month and right around the corner . Therefore , we will donate any funds collected to a nonprofit organization supporting those diagnosed with breast cancer , " says Heidi Baird , Business Development Manager for the local credit union serving Montgomery , Oswego , and surrounding areas .
Participants must enter from Griffin and Baseline Rd . ( Rt . 30 ) , also known as the south entrance to the Stuart Sports Complex . Signage will direct traffic into a line towards the shredding truck parked in the police department parking lot . There is no need to get out of your car as volunteers will lead cars and unload bags or boxes from the vehicle . The event contracts Beaver Shredding , which provides a mobile shredding truck on site for those needing to dispose of confidential paperwork , old files , and papers containing personal information . Paper will be shredded onsite in a locked container for additional security and improved disposal measures . No registration for the shredding event is required .
The Village offers paper shredding twice annually . The next shredding event is tentatively set for May 13 next year . For more information on this week ' s shredding event or resident support services provided by the Village of Montgomery , visit montgomeryil . org .
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