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Recycle bin loan program for special events

The City of Fort Worth offers loaner recycle bins for events taking place in Fort Worth, based on availability. To request recycle bins for your special event through the Bin Loan Program:

  1. Complete the request form here
  2. After you have received a confirmation email, call 817-564-8849 or 817-718-8997 to arrange a time to pick up recycling bins and bags at:

    Parks and Recreation Dept.
    North District Service Center
    1700 Brennan Ave., Fort Worth, TX 76106
    Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-3 p.m.
  3. After your event, call 817-564-8849 or 817-718-8997 to arrange a time to return recycling bins, unused bags and all recyclable materials collected during your event back to the NDSC. Borrowers will be charged $55 for each bin not returned in clean working order.

Recommendations for successful recycling:

  • Use the buddy system and pair each recycle bin with a trash can.
  • Target aluminum cans, plastic drink bottles, cardboard and paper.
  • Flatten cardboard boxes.
  • Glass is accepted but can create a hazard when collecting. Be careful with broken glass.
  • No Styrofoam, plastic bags or plastic films.

Calendar

Christmas in July at Highland Hills Community Center: 10 a.m. July 20, 2019; Highland Hills Community Center, 1600 Glasgow Rd..

Movie in the Park at Hillside Community Center: 6 p.m. July 23, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox.

Lock In at Hillside Community Center: 6 p.m. Aug. 2, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox.

Back to School Bash at Southwest Community Center: 10 a.m. Aug. 3, 2019; Southwest Community Center, 6300 Welch Ave.

Back to School Bash at Victory Forest Community Center: 10 a.m. Aug. 3, 2019; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

Back to School Bash at Chisholm Trail Community Center: 10 a.m. Aug. 3, 2019; Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 McPherson Blvd.

Back to School Bash at Eugene McCray Community Center: 11 a.m. Aug. 3, 2019; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger .

Up Close with a Village Artisan: 1 p.m. Aug. 3, 2019; Log Cabin Village, 2100 Log Cabin Village Ln.

Mother's Day Out at Worth Heights Community Center: 1 p.m. Aug. 3, 2019; Worth Heights Community Center, 3551 New York Ave.

Back to School Bash at Southside Community Center: 4 p.m. Aug. 9, 2019; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale.

Movie Night at Highland Hills Community Center: 6 p.m. Aug. 9, 2019; Highland Hills Community Center, 1600 Glasgow Rd..

Kids' Kolor Run at Eugene McCray Community Center: 9 a.m. Aug. 10, 2019; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger.

Lunch and Crafting at Worth Heights Community Center: 1 p.m. Aug. 10, 2019; Worth Heights Community Center, 3551 New York Ave.

Back to School Drop N Shop at Hillside Community Center: 9 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox .

Back to School Bash at Andrew Doc Session Community Center: 9 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania.

Back to School Bash at Como Community Center: 9 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Back to School Bash at Highland Hills Community Center: 10 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019; Highland Hills Community Center, 1600 Glasgow Rd..

Back to School Bash at Sycamore Community Center: 10 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019; Sycamore Community Center, 2525 E. Rosedale.

Back to School Bash at Thomas Place Community Center: 10 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019; Thomas Place Community Center, 4237 Lafayette Ave.

Back to School Bash at Riverside Community Center: 11 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019; Riverside Community Center, 3700 E. Belknap.

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Address:
4200 S. Freeway, Suite 2200
Fort Worth, TX 76115
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Telephone:
817-392-5700

Fax:
817-392-5724

Director:
Richard Zavala

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