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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.

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Calendar

Mental Health Awareness Fair at Como Community Center: 10 a.m. Sept. 21, 2019; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Buttermilk Junction Old Time String Band: 1 p.m. Sept. 21, 2019; Log Cabin Village, 2100 Log Cabin Village Lane.

Field Trip to the Star in Frisco - Worth Heights Community Center: 2 p.m. Sept. 21, 2019; Worth Heights Community Center, 3551 New York Ave.

Fall Hats for Seniors at Como Community Center: 10 a.m. Sept. 23, 2019; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Movie in the Park at Hillside Community Center: 6 p.m. Sept. 26, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Glow Party at Como Community Center: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 27, 2019; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne.

National Night Out at Hillside Community Center: 5 p.m. Oct. 1, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox.

National Night Out at MLK Community Center: 6 p.m. Oct. 1, 2019; MLK Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.

Canceled Parking Lot Sale at Southside Community: 7 a.m. Oct. 5, 2019; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale.

Fall Festival at Andrew Doc Session Community Center: 10 a.m. Oct. 5, 2019; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania Ave.

Canceled Sock Hop at Southside Community Center: 6 p.m. Oct. 11, 2019; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale St.

Frontier Fall Fest at the Log Cabin Village: 1 p.m. Oct. 12, 2019; Log Cabin Village, 2100 Log Cabin Village Lane.

Toddler's Day Out at Hillside Community Center: 10 a.m. Oct. 16, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Cancer Awareness Walk at Como Community Center: 6 p.m. Oct. 16, 2019; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Lights on After School at Greenbriar Community Center: 5 p.m. Oct. 18, 2019; Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill .

Fall Festival at Handley Meadowbrook Community Center: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 18, 2019; Handley Meadowbrook Community Center, 6201 Beaty St.

Mile in My Shoes at Southside Community Center: 8 a.m. Oct. 19, 2019; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale.

Spooky Senior Social at Hillside Community Center: 10 a.m. Oct. 22, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox.

Lights On Afterschool Open House: 6 p.m. Oct. 24, 2019; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

Fall Festival at Chisholm Trail Community Center: 6 p.m. Oct. 24, 2019; Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 McPherson Blvd.

Fall Festival at Diamond Hill Community Center: 5 p.m. Oct. 25, 2019; Diamond Hill Community Center, 1701 NE 36th St.

Fall Festival at MLK Jr Community Center: 6 p.m. Oct. 25, 2019; MLK Jr Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.

Fall Festival at Riverside Community Center: 6 p.m. Oct. 25, 2019; Riverside Community Center, 3700 E. Belknap.

Fall Festival at Greenbriar Community Center: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 25, 2019; Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill St.

Fall Festival at R.D. Evans Community Center: 7 p.m. Oct. 25, 2019; R.D. Evans Community Center, 3242 Lackland Rd..

Fall Festival at Sycamore Community Center: 7 p.m. Oct. 25, 2019; Sycamore Community Center, 2525 E. Rosedale.

Trails and Treats, featuring Lake Worth Monster Bash: 10 a.m. Oct. 26, 2019; Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge, 4600 Broadview Drive.

Fall Festival at Eugene McCray Community Center: 11 a.m. Oct. 26, 2019; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger St.

Fall Festival at Hillside Community Center: noon Oct. 26, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Halloween Luncheon at Eugene McCray Community Center: 10 a.m. Oct. 30, 2019; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger St.

Fall Festival at Victory Forest Community Center: 5 p.m. Oct. 30, 2019; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill.

Senior Halloween Party at Como Community Center: 10 a.m. Oct. 31, 2019; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Trunk or Treat at Andrew Doc Session Community Center: 6 p.m. Oct. 31, 2019; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania Ave.

Halloween Spooktacular at Como Community Center: 6 p.m. Oct. 31, 2019; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Fall Festival at North Tri-Ethnic Community Center: 6 p.m. Oct. 31, 2019; North Tri-Ethnic Community Center, 2950 Roosevelt Ave.

Fall Festival at Fire Station Community Center: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 31, 2019; Fire Station Community Center, 1601 Lipscomb.

Thanksgiving Luncheon at Eugene McCray Community Center: 10 a.m. Nov. 2, 2019; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger St.

Community Health Fair at Hillside Community Center: 11 a.m. Nov. 2, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Mother's Day Out at Worth Heights Community Center: 1 p.m. Nov. 2, 2019; Worth Heights Community Center, 3551 New York Ave.

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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

Interim Director:
David Creek

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