HOLIDAY RECYCLING TIPS
There are lots of ways to recycle at home this holiday - during Thanksgiving AND Christmas! To learn more about how you can "give back" to the planet this holiday, check out the Holiday 2013 edition of our newsletter Heard from the Curb. You might be surprised at what interesting items you can recycle this holiday!
Visit Environmental Services to obtain a FREE Recycling Reminders magnet and other fun prizes!
CHUNK YOUR JUNK
Our next CYJ event happens on Saturday, February 1 from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Environmental Collection Center (6616 Walnut Street). During the event, Frisco residents with a utility billing account can donate, recycle or throw away common household items. For a map to our event, click here.
Don't want to wait? Visit our Environmental Collection Center on Wednesdays 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Learn more about what we accept during open hours!
Trash can be taken to the Custer Transfer Station at 9901 Custer Road in Plano, open Mon-Sat 8am-4pm.
Please bring your driver's license and a current Frisco water bill with matching address when you visit.
GREEN EVENT UPDATES
CLICK HERE to read about the results of this year's Gary Burns Fun Run, traditionally a Zero Waste Event,
and the recent "Tricks and Treats" Reuse Pet Items Drive in Frisco schools.
Both were a huge success again this year!
WWW . FRISCO GREEN TEAM . ORG
Check out our new "green" website for kids, at www.FriscoGreenTeam.org.
Rufus and friends make learning about the environment both educational and fun....
And just in time for America Recycles Day on Thursday, November 15!
Plus! "Recycle Bowl" winning schools in Frisco are posted on this website,
in the FISD section, under the "Green Team @ My School" link.
In one month, Frisco elementary and middle schools recycled nearly 33,000 pounds.
High schools together recycled more than 11,000 pounds! Keep up that "green teamwork," Frisco!
If you participated in Recycle Bowl this year, Ms. Molly and Rufus have a message for you! Click here.
Reduce the amount of junk mail cluttering up your life by "OPTING-OUT !"
Click here to learn more about 'opting-out' of many unwanted
catalogues, credit card/financial solicitations, phone books and other bulk mailings.
Customer Service - EnvironmentalServices@FriscoTexas.gov
Billing Inquiries – EnvServicesBilling@FriscoTexas.gov
Our Mission: To be dedicated, environmentally responsible stewards of our Community and the Earth.
Our goal is to sustain and improve the quality of life of all who call Frisco their home and to safeguard our natural resources for present and future generations. We are responsible for Residential Recycling and Trash Services, Commercial Building Waste and Recycling Services, Environmental Education and Outreach, and Household Hazardous Waste Safe Disposal.
(Please use main number 972-292-5900, for all customer service calls.)
Download your own copy of the Environmental Services Brochure.