The Mayor’s Morning Briefing: Catch All Recycle Day Coming Up!

Mark your calendars: Saturday, December 1st will be Catch All Recycle Day! The following items will be accepted: Televisions and monitors ($7 up to 35 inches – $15.00 for larger than 35 inches), electronics, florescent bulbs, tires, rechargeable batteries, dried latex paint, metal items ($15.00), books, eye glasses, clothing, paper, plastic, cardboard, and yard waste. Bring it all down to the City Yard between 8 a.m. and 12 p.m.

This is a green recycle week.
This is a yard waste week. Leaves will be picked up curbside on resident’s regular trash day.
Fall Street Sweeping is taking place in Ward 1, Precinct 1 today.

Upcoming Events
November 29, 3-4 p.m., Snack Pack (grades 4 and 5 book club, no registration necessary), Melrose Public Library
November 30, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Toddler Time Drop-In Program, Melrose Public Library
December 4, 6:30 p.m., Neighborhood Meeting for Wards 4 and 6, GAR Room, Memorial Hall
December 7, 10:30-11 a.m., Toddler Time Drop-In Program, Melrose Public Library
December 9, 3 p.m., USAF Band of Liberty Concert, Memorial Hall. Free tickets available at the Mayor’s Office, Melrose Public Library, Milano Senior Center, and Veterans Services Office. You must have a ticket to attend.
December 14, 10 a.m., Kids Club, featuring Kizfun, Memorial Hall

Upcoming Meetings
November 27, 7 p.m., School Committee, Aldermanic Chamber
November 28, 9 a.m., Retirement Board, Retirement Office
December 3, 7:30 p.m., Board of Aldermen Caucus, 7:30 p.m., Aldermanic Chamber
December 3, 7:45 p.m., Board of Aldermen meeting, Aldermanic Chamber
December 4, 7 p.m., Human Rights Commission, Lower Level Conference Room


One response

  1. This is great! Two questions: Will you accept plastic bags at this event? What will you do with the books?

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