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 10am - 12pm in the parking lot at A.N. Pritzker School, 2020 W EVERGREEN.

Remaining 2017 dates are March 11th, May 13th, July 8th, September 9th, and November 11th.


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, Refrigerators and other Large Appliances, Car Batteries

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


Event Contact:   Hans Kumler  /   Phone: 773-384-2672  /  Email: