Paper Shredding Events

*Pre-registration Required*

bankers boxWhat: Residents (no businesses) may bring up to five file-sized boxes to shred safely on-site by American Document Destruction. Please remove all trash, batteries and other non-paper items from your boxes. Paper clips, staples and small binder clips do not need to be removed from the paper. A file-sized or "bankers" box is approx. 12"W x 15"L x 10"H and roughly the size of a box of office printer paper and the capacity is equal to two full paper grocery bags.

When: May 22 and October 16
9:00 a.m. - Noon
Residents will choose one session and arrive at their
designated time: 9:00, 9:45, 10:30, or 11:15.

Where: Maryland Heights Government Center
11911 Dorsett Rd.

How: Pre-register online at or by calling (314) 291-6550. Participation is limited to the first 300 residents who register. Registration will open on March 1 and close on May 19. When registering, provide your name, phone number, home address and email (if applicable). Any reservations that do not contain this information will not be secured. Addresses will be checked to confirm Maryland Heights residency. Staff will call or email everyone back in the order they are received to confirm their reservation.

Cost: Free