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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

Spring Fling at Greenbriar Community Center: 6 p.m. March 29, 2019; Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill St.

Community Rummage Sale at Andrew Doc Session Community Center: 8 a.m. March 30, 2019; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania Ave.

Job Fair at MLK Community Center: 9 a.m. April 3, 2019; Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.

Community Rummage Sale at Southside Community Center: 7 a.m. April 6, 2019; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale St.

Community Rummage Sale at R.D. Evans Community Center: 8 a.m. April 6, 2019; R.D. Evans Community Center, 3242 Lackland Rd..

Community Rummage Sale at Eugene McCray Community Center: 8 a.m. April 6, 2019; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger St.

Spring Carnival at Southside Community Center: 10 a.m. April 6, 2019; Evans Plaza, 1050 Evans Ave.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Diamond Hill: 10 a.m. April 13, 2019; Diamond Hill Community Center, 1701 NE 36th St.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Hillside Community Center: 11 a.m. April 13, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at North Tri Community Center: 11 a.m. April 13, 2019; North Tri-Ethnic Community Center, 2950 Roosevelt Ave.

Spring Lock In at Como Community Center: 8 a.m. April 18, 2019; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Greenbriar Community Center: 5 p.m. April 18, 2019; Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill St.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at MLK Jr. Community Center: 5 p.m. April 19, 2019; MLK Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Fire Station Community Center: 10 a.m. April 20, 2019; Fire Station Community Center, 1601 Lipscomb.

Egg Hunt Extravaganza at Andrew Doc Session Community Center: 10 a.m. April 20, 2019; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania Ave.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Thomas Place Community Center: 10 a.m. April 20, 2019; Thomas Place Community Center, 4237 Lafayette Ave.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Riverside Community Center: noon April 20, 2019; Riverside Community Center, 3700 E. Belknap St.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Como Community Center: noon April 20, 2019; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Eugene McCray Community Center: noon April 20, 2019; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger.

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Northside Community Center: 2:30 p.m. April 20, 2019; Northside Community Center, 1100 NW 18th St.

Dia de los Ninos at Victory Forest Community Center: 6 p.m. April 30, 2019; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill.

Cinco de Mayo at Diamond Hill Community Center: 5 p.m. May 2, 2019; Diamond Hill Community Center, 1701 NE 36th St.

Mother's Day Luncheon at Hillside Community Center: 11 a.m. May 4, 2019; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Star Wars Day at R.D. Evans Community Center: 6 p.m. May 4, 2019; R.D. Evans Community Center, 3242 Lackland Rd..

Mother's Day Celebration at Southside Community Center: 10:30 a.m. May 7, 2019; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale St.

Mother's Day Celebration at Andrew Doc Session Community Center: 10:30 a.m. May 8, 2019; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania.

Mothers and Tea at Riverside Community Center: 9:30 a.m. May 9, 2019; Riverside Community Center, 3700 E. Belknap.

Dia de la Madre - Mother's Day Celebration at Victory Forest Community Center: 6 p.m. May 9, 2019; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

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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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