Earth Day Recycling Event 

Saturday, April 19, City Hall Parking Lot

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

The City's annual recycling event is free to Gresham and Wood Village residents (businesses may only participate in recycling fluorescents). Or, take your items to a year-round recycler. Contact Metro Recycling at 503-234-3000 for location and material information.

Lights for Recycling  Earth Day 2012 - Recycling Light Bulbs  plastic laundry basket 

Be an Earth Day Volunteer

The City needs volunteers for this event. Volunteers can help direct traffic, unload and sort materials or pass out recycling information. There are two shifts to choose from: 8 to 11:45 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Or you can volunteer for the entire day! Contact Nick Isbister to sign up at 503-618-2206 or Nick.Isbister@GreshamOregon.gov.

Collection Items

No Electronics or Hazardous Waste

The City does not accept electronics or hazardous waste at the Earth Day recycling event. 

Options for recycling electronics and hazardous waste materials:

  • TVs, computers and monitors can be recycled for free year-round at several recycling sites in Gresham; see Oregon E-Cycles for information.
  • Total Reclaim Accepts TV's, Computers and other electronic items for recycling; go to Total Reclaim for information. 
  • Metro has two household hazardous waste facilities open for drop-off. See Metro's website for more information.
  • Metro also holds household hazardous collection events; visit Metro's website for more information.

More Information

For more information about the Earth Day recycling event, contact Cherie Ludwig at 503-618-2518 or Cherie.Ludwig@GreshamOregon.gov.  

 

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