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Friday deadline to tour Arlington recycling center

Tuesday, June 12, 2018


Have you ever wondered what happens to recyclables that you leave on the curb?  Sign up for a two-hour tour of Arlington's material recovery facility (MRF) on Wednesday, June 20, to find out.

This tour will show you how the materials are delivered to the MRF, sorted, and baled. The tour starts with a bus ride at 10:30 a.m. near the Starbucks at the University Center. Participants must wear closed-toe, comfortable shoes and bring a bottle of water.

The tour is limited to 25 people. Register by emailing Becky Valentich at by Friday, June 15.