Shredding & E-Recycling Days

The Wicker Park & Bucktown Community Shredding and E-Recycling Days, sponsored by WPB SSA #33, will take place on the second Saturday of every other month, from 10:00am - 12:00pm (noon) in the parking lot at A.N. Pritzker School, 2020 W Evergreen.

We are happy to announce our 2018 community shredding and e-recycling days! Join us at A.N. Pritzker School on March 10th, May 12th, July 14th, September 8th, and November 10th this year. 


Are you worried about identity theft? Are you interested in protecting the environment and conserving natural resources? Then you should to participate in the Wicker Park and Bucktown Community Shredding and Recycling Days!


Paper Shredding by Shred It
Gather your old financial records, cancelled checks, credit card statements, love letters from your ex and watch them get destroyed in a matter of minutes, right before your very eyes. Thanks to Shred It, a portable document destruction company, you can have all of your sensitive paperwork shredded for free! There is a 3 box/bag limit; but you can have additional material shredded for $5 per box/bag.

Electronics Recycling by Shore eCycle
Shore eCycle will be on hand to collect unwanted computer equipment. All hard drives are wiped clean or destroyed; full reporting is available upon request. Systems that cannot be refurbished will be recycled responsibly. Shore eCycle will accept:

  • Computers, laptops, monitors (no crt monitors), printers, computer cables, mice, keyboards
  • Fax machines
  • TVs (no tube TVs), VCRs, DVD and MP3 players, video game consoles
  • Cell phones
  • Video equipment

NOT ACCEPTED: Air conditioners, car batteries refrigerators and other large appliances

Shore eCycle employs individuals with intellectual and other developmental disabilities and is part of Shore Community Services, Inc.


Event Contact:   Alice Howe  /   Phone: 773-384-2672  /  Email: