Mark your calendar for the 2014 Trash Bash Event!
Pickup Supplies: Thursday, April 24th @ 6:00 p.m.
(supplies are limited! please plan to stop by to claim yours!)
Trash Bash Event: Saturday, April 26th @ 9:00 a.m.
Online registration is OPEN!
We expect this years event to be the biggest and most attended yet!
Click Here for Registration Forms
The City of Richardson’s 20th Annual Trash Bash is scheduled for Saturday, April 26, 2014. The event is held in conjunction with Keep Texas Beautiful and is open to anyone wishing to help clean up the community.
Groups or individuals wishing to join are invited to a pre-event meeting, set for Thursday, April 24th, at 6 p.m. in the Richardson Civic Center/City Hall building at 411 W. Arapaho Rd. At the meeting, trash bags, release forms and area assignments will be provided to participants. Groups and individuals are also encouraged to register online by clicking HERE, or by phone at 972-744-4076.
All participants will disperse from their homes/locations to their designated street, park, and/or area on the morning of Saturday, April 26th, 2014 to fill their bags with litter and recyclables. After collecting litter and recyclables, participants are asked to return filled bags to the Richardson City Hall/Civic Center at 411 W. Arapaho Rd., where refuse will be collected.. Refreshments and door prizes will also be provided.
During the event, the Richardson Environmental Action League (REAL) will give each Richardson household a free roll of 26 blue recycle bags.
Starting at 9 a.m.
- Book Drive (books, magazines, CDs, DVDs)
- Electronics Recycling
- Document Shredding
- Plastic Grocery Bag Recycling
- Free Texas Pure Compost (up to 2.5 cubic feet per resident or five 1 gallon containers)
- Clothing Drive (clothing should be gently used and washed)
- Clothing, coats, accessories, no undergarments.
- Place in plastic bags/sacks.
- No trash bags please
Starting at 11 a.m.
Join us for the Trash Bash After Party at the Civic Center
- Environmental Education Fair
- Free Recycling Bags
- Free Plants
- Door Prizes
- Styrofoam (EPS) Recycling
- Animal Shelter
- Adoptable Animals
- Pet License Registration