Tompkins Trust Company, in partnership with Cayuga County, has announced it will host a free Shred Day event in Auburn on September 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Auburn Shred Day event will allow all households to safely shred their confidential paper-based documents. Additionally, Cayuga County will accept small Freon appliances and electronic equipment for free, and TVs for a small donation. Registration is required for this event. The event location will be revealed upon registering here: https://pub.cce.cornell.edu/event_registration/main/events_landing.cfm?event=2021HomeElectornicsCollection_205.
To participate in Shred Day, all paper must be clean, dry, and ready to be shredded. Please ensure all papers are free from staples and spiral binders. Additionally, please limit recyclables to six boxes. Tompkins Trust Company reserves the right to limit the amount and size of material and to refuse anything it deems inappropriate.
Due to COVID-19, there will be new policies in place to ensure safety. During the event, social distancing measures will be enforced and masks will be required at all times. While in line, please maintain 6-feet of distance and when directed, place your papers on the table and then step back 6-feet. These new policies will help ensure the safety of all.
To learn more about Auburn Shred Day, please visit: https://www.tompkinstrust.com/auburn-shred-day.