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Bakersfield Celebrates America Recycles Day on Nov. 8

Event held by Keep Bakersfield Beautiful and Mechanics Bank Arena

Keep Bakersfield Beautiful and Mechanics Bank (formerly Rabobank) Arena have teamed up to host the 10th Annual America Recycles Day recycling drive-thru event on Saturday, November 9.

You can recycle a number of different items, including electronics (E-waste), large and small household items – even mattresses – passenger vehicle tires (limit four), used clothing and shoes and more. Paper shredding (limit two file size boxes) will also be available.

The event starts at 8 a.m. and goes until noon in the South parking lot at Mechanics Bank Arena.

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