Bi-Annual recycling event to be held at the Cumming Fairgrounds.
Keep Forsyth County Beautiful (KFCB) invites residents to participate in their upcoming paint and electronics recycling event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. pm on Nov.3, at the Cumming Fairgrounds, parking lot 3, off Castleberry Road.
Accepted items for the electronics recycling include desktop computers, laptops, printers, stereos, CD players, cell phones, gaming consoles and controllers and more.
There is a minimum donation of $6 per carload. There is an additional $20 fee for each television and additional $10 fee for each computer monitor. ONLY CASH payment is accepted.
Latex and oil-based paints in their original containers will also be accepted. The cost to dispose of latex or oil paint is $13 for a 5-gallon bucket, $5 for a 2-gallon bucket, #3 for a 1-gallon can and $1 for a 1-quart can or smaller. The cost for any type spray can is $1.
For a list of acceptable and nonacceptable items, visit keepforsythcountybeautiful.org and click on the “Recycling/Disposal” tab. You can call KFCB (770) 205-4573 or email [email protected]