Sept. 9, 2019
For Immediate Release
City and Partners Hosting Third Annual Recycling Day
SAVANNAH, GA (Sept. 9, 2019) — The City of Savannah, Keep Savannah Beautiful, and Savannah State University are partnering to host the third annual recycling day event on Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The City and the Environmental Science Department at SSU encourage residents to bring any paper, glass, plastic, or cooking grease to the T.A. Wright Stadium Parking Lot.
De’Anna Dudley, Environmental Compliance Coordinator for the City of Savannah’s Sanitation Department describes the importance of recycling in our community. “There are many environmental, economic and community benefits that can be attained from recycling. It can reduce the amount of waste in landfills, prevent pollution, and save energy. It also creates a variety jobs in the recycling industry. Let’s all think green to keep Savannah clean.”
All residents are encouraged to bring listed recyclables during the collection event. A complete list of items accepted can be found at savannahga.gov/recyclingday. For other questions about recyclable items, contact De’Anna Dudley at 912-651-7519.