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6th Annual Shred Fest

Sunday, May 19, 2013

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Shred Fest NYC is a free paper shredding event, held to increase public awareness of identity theft prevention and to remind New Yorkers about the importance of shredding documents that contain personal information before throwing them away. In addition to having their documents shredded in truck mounted industrial shredding equipment, New Yorkers will receive information on how to prevent identify theft. The first 5 people to arrive will recieve a free paper shredder donated by Staples. All of the shredded paper generated by Shred Fest NYC will be recycled.

Bring:

  • Old Bank Statements
  • Old Pay Stubs
  • Credit Card Applications
  • Old Papers With Personal Identifying Information

This event will be held at multiple locations thorughout the city. Visit nyc.gov to find the closest one to you.

Location

Brooklyn
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Manhattan
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Flatbush Nostrand Junction
Flatbush & Nostrand Avenues
Brooklyn
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Triangle Plaza
Co-Op City Blvd. and Rombouts Avenue
Bronx
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Manhattan
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111th Street Parking Lot in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Queens
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Cost

Free  

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

From September 5 - 30, the swimming pool at this center is closed for annual maintenance. All swim programs and open hours are therefore cancelled during this time period. The ice rink will remain open for regular operations.
Anticipated Completion: 09/30/2017

PlaygroundsPlayground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2017

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