The City of Texarkana, Arkansas will be holding their monthly Green Texarkana Recycling Event this Saturday March 9th.The recycling event  will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot at Third and Hazel Streets. The event is held the second Saturday of each month.

Recyclable materials accepted include paper, cardboard, plastics, electronics, small metal material and ink and toner cartridges. Glass, tires and hazardous materials cannot be accepted.

In February, recycling at Green Texarkana exceeded seven tons for the second consecutive month and set a record for recycling in Texarkana, Arkansas.

You can visit the City's new recycling web page at www.arkansas.txkusa.org. There you can learn about the City's mobile collection trailor, a pilot program for recycling, as well as options for recycling hazardous materials, green waste and more.

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