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Free Mulch Distribution, Paper Shredding, and E-waste Collection Event

Post Date:10/08/2018 9:10 AM

The City of La Mirada and EDCO Disposal will be sponsoring a free mulch distribution, paper shredding, and e-waste collection event on Saturday, October 20 from 9 a.m. to noon. The event will be held in the parking lot of the La Mirada Community Gymnasium, located at 15105 Alicante Road.

This collection event is for La Mirada residents only. Proof of residency (i.e. CA Driver’s License or utility bill) will be required. Participants are asked to enter the Community Gymnasium parking lot from Alicante Road).

Important Event Reminders:
Mulch Distribution

  • There will be a limit of three cans/bags per vehicle
  • Residents MUST bring their own cans/bags and shovels
  • Bring a tarp to cover material if hauling in an open truck or trailer

Paper Shredding

  • Certified shredding trucks will shred all items on-site
  • Quantities limited to three bankers boxes (10”x12”x15”) per household


  • Unwanted electronics waste (e-waste) will be collected including TV, computer monitors, printers, fax machines, VCRs, etc.
  •  Household Hazardous Waste will not be accepted at event

For additional information, contact the Public Works Department at (562) 902-2385.

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