DESERT EDGE/SKY VALLEY – Burrtec is holding a free paper shredding and tire disposal event on Saturday, October 16 for residents of the unincorporated communities near Edom Hill Transfer Station. These include the communities of Desert Edge, Sky Valley and Thousand Palms, and the unincorporated communities adjacent to the City of Desert Hot Springs.
From 8 a.m. to noon, residents can bring up to five boxes of documents for shredding and up to nine tires, without rims, per trip, to the Riverside County Transportation Department’s Maintenance Yard in Desert Edge/Sky Valley, 19-003 Bennett Rd.
The Desert Edge/Sky Valley Paper Shredding and Tire Collection event is hosted by Burrtec Waste & Recycling Services, with assistance from the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources and support by Supervisor V. Manuel Perez.
Supervisor V. Manuel Perez represents the eastern two-thirds of Riverside County on the Riverside County Board of Supervisors. Stretching from Palm Springs and Desert Hot Springs, south to the Salton Sea and east to Blythe and the Colorado River, the 4th District is the largest geographical district in the county.
Supervisor Perez’s office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.