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St. Peters and Cottleville Residents Can ‘Shred It and Forget It’ at Recycling Event on Nov. 2

October 16, 2019



St. Peters and Cottleville residents will have an opportunity to securely destroy unneeded documents for FREE at the “Shred It and Forget It” recycling event from 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at the St. Peters Health and Environmental Operations Building, 135 Ecology Drive.

Mobile shredders will be on site. Simply place documents you want to destroy in no more than five banker-size cardboard boxes and bring them to the HES Building. All of the shredded material will be recycled, including the cardboard boxes if they are not needed back.


Do not bring computer discs or hanging file rods. If you can tear it, you can shred it using this service. Documents may contain staples or paper clips.


This service is free for St. Peters and Cottleville resident households only. You must show a current Resident Privilege Card, which can be obtained at City Hall, the Rec-Plex or Recycle City. Non-residents can participate at a rate of $5 per box, with a limit of five boxes.

For more information, visit or call 636-970-1456.