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Office of the Mayor <br /> NEWS RELEASE <br /> Thursday,April 13, 2006 <br /> Contact: Mark Mehall, Solid Waste Management District, 235-9973 ext. 102 <br /> Mikki Dobski, Director of Communications & Special Projects, 235-5855 <br /> City Holds loth Annual Clean Your Files Day <br /> Celebrate Earth Day and help make South Bend a Clean City by participating in Clean Your <br /> Files Day on Wednesday, April 19, 2006. You can catch up on spring cleaning and improve our <br /> environment by bringing your paper by the car load or box load to be recycled for free, at the College <br /> Football Hall of Fame parking lot, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Volunteers will help you unload your <br /> paper into an on-site, curbside recycling truck. <br /> If you have sensitive material that needs shredded, Central Files, Inc. will have locked secure <br /> document receptacles at the Hall of Fame. The amount you may bring to be shredded for free has been <br /> increased to 100 pounds (approx. 2 '/2 file boxes). Amounts over 100 pounds may be taken directly to <br /> Central Files, Inc., located at 922 South Main St.,just south of the Main and Sample Street <br /> intersection in South Bend. A per pound fee of 11¢ will apply; for more information contact Central <br /> Files at 289-3000. <br /> AClean Your Files Day reminds each of us that we can play a role in building a clean city by <br /> making the choice to recycle at home and at work,@ stated Mayor Luecke. AThe City of South Bend is <br /> pleased to join the US Conference of Mayors in promoting Clean Your Files Day and encouraging <br /> businesses, churches, and community organizations, large and small, to recycle rather than dispose of <br /> tons of paper each year." <br /> Clean Your Files Day is a national event sponsored locally by the City of South Bend, Waste <br /> Management, Inc. and the Solid Waste Management District of St. Joseph County. It is open to the <br /> entire community, including households, churches, schools, businesses, and individuals. <br />