Residential shred day open to Middlesex County residents

Middlesex County will hold a residential paper shred program from 9 a.m. to noon on Aug. 8, or until the shredding truck is filled, rain or shine, at Cranbury School, 23 N. Main St., Cranbury.

Free for county residents only. No businesses.

Limit five file boxes or 100 pounds per car. Paper must be in a manageable container; no plastic bags.

No need to remove paper clips, staples or paperboard binder covers.

Do not bring newspapers, magazines, hardcover books, junk mail, photos, X-rays, CDs, shredded paper or garbage.

Residents must wear face coverings, keep their vehicle windows closes and stay in their vehicles at all times.

Have the materials in the trunk, cargo area or truck bed.

For more information, call the Middlesex County Division of Solid Waste Management at 732-745-4170 or email solid waste@co.middlesex.nj.us