Special Events

2021 Spring & Fall Document Shredding Events!

We are partnering with Proshred to offer two free shredding events. Madison County residents can bring up to 4 filing boxes of personal and confidential documents for shredding. Business waste will not be accepted. 

Saturday May 15, 2021
8 AM to 11 AM
Buyea Road Residential Station
6666 Buyea Road, Canastota
Saturday October 16, 2021
9 AM to Noon
Parry's Parking Lot
100 Utica Street, Hamilton 
  • Residents must remain in their vehicle at ALL times. Face masks are required.
  • Keep material loose in boxes or paper bags (NO PLASTIC BAGS).
  • Have boxes/paper bags easily accessible in the back of the vehicle for event staff to access them.

Accepted Materials: Medical documents, bank information, tax records, and other paperwork containing account numbers or private details are ideal for shredding. Staples/paperclips are fine.

Do NOT bring magazines, junk mail, phone books, or photographs. Please remove any non-paper items such as binders, plastic folders, thick metal or corrugated cardboard.

Quarterly Saturday Electronic Waste Drop-Off Hours at LOJO Technology:

The Madison County Department of Solid Waste funds a FREE electronic waste collection program for its residents. In a partnership with The Arc of Madison Cortland, we also offer  quarterly Saturday drop-off hours.

2021 Saturday drop-off hours from 9 AM to 1 PM:
February 6 (past event)
April 24
July 17
October 2

LOJO Technology is open year-round, Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM (excluding holidays). They are located at 634 Birchwood Drive in Oneida. 

Accepted Items: Computers, TVs, Cell Phones, Printers
Not Accepted: Air Conditioners, Dehumidifiers, Fans, Vacuum Cleaners

See ’Electronic Waste’ under ’Programs & Services’ for more information.