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FREE Countywide Shred Day Event
3/17/2017  


The Elmore County Commission is pleased to announce it is partnering with Shred-it to sponsor a free Shred-Day event Saturday, May 6, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., at the North Parking Lot of the Elmore County Judicial Complex on U.S. Highway 231 across the street from Tutwiler Prison in Wetumpka.  The Shred Day will provide a secure, reliable and free means to keep unwanted and obsolete records from being accessed by the wrong people.

With the growing problem of identity theft, the Shred Day will provide citizens a secure method to safely dispose of confidential personal information.  During the event, citizens (no businesses) can bring up to six banker-size boxes of documents to the Judicial Complex North Parking Lot and have them shredded on-site by a certified Shred-it employee.  From drop-off to destruction, all documents will be constantly monitored and protected.

Document shredding includes secure, confidential disposal of sensitive information.  Documents will be securely destroyed on-site with a mobile shredding vehicle and later recycled.  There is no need to separate paper from non-paper materials or remove staples, clips or fasteners prior to shredding.  

Recommended items to shred include:

Bank Statements                Insurance Records
Canceled Checks                Credit Card Receipts
Computer Print Outs                Bills/Invoices
Financial Statements                Tax Returns (more than 7 yrs. old)
Correspondence

For more information on the FREE Countywide Shred Day event, please call (334) 567-1162.

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