Paper Shredding and Household Cleanup Day Canceled for May 2

Date: April 2, 2020



The semi-annual Paper Shredding and Electronic Recycling Day that had been scheduled for 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Shelter Road Recycling Center located off of Tennessee Avenue is canceled due to the COVID-19 public health restrictions.
The next event is scheduled for Oct. 10, 2020. It is free to residents and property owners in Ocean City. Please bring a driver's license or other proof of residency/home ownership.
Paper Shredding:
  • Paper only; paper clips and staples acceptable.
  • Paper shredding by a highly secure, mobile shredding unit.
Electronic Recycling:
  • Small appliances, televisions, stereos, camcorders
  • Computers, monitors, laptops and desk phones
  • Also collecting CFL light bulbs
Cell Phone Recycling Program:
  • Bring your old cell phones that will be exchanged for phone cards for soldiers overseas.
The Shelter Road Recycling Center also will be open noon to 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, for Household Cleanup Days. Residents and homeowners can bring unwanted trash, furniture, cell phones and recycling. No contractors, construction or demolition debris, and no fluids, paints, or hazardous waste permitted.
For more information, call 609-399-6111, ext. 9711.