On Saturday, March 5, 2022, Keep Marietta Beautiful is hosting a paper shredding event from 9am to noon at Elizabeth Porter Park.  Participants can bring up to 5 copy paper sized boxes of documents.

If you have confidential or sensitive documents that need to be safely discarded, Keep Marietta Beautiful will allow you to watch your documents as they are shredded on site. Paper items only will be accepted.

Accepted Items:

  • Medical Bills
  • Bank and Credit Card Statements
  • Letters
  • Checks
  • Documents with personal or sensitive information

Not Accepted Items:

  • Medication
  • Paint
  • Electronics
  • Metal
  • Textiles
  • File folders
  • Glossy paper
  • Magazines
  • Junk mail
  • Periodicals
  • Newspaper
  • CDs
  • DVDs
  • Binders
  • Books

Note: Please remove all paper clips, binder clips, and folders.

Saturday, March 5, 2022

Elizabeth Porter Park
370 Montgomery St NE
Marietta, GA 30060

For more information, please call call Keep Cobb Beautiful at (770) 528-1135 or email KeepCobbBeautiful@Cobbcounty.org.


  1. Question – for shredding, do you take manila envelopes that have those small metal clasps on them? or stapled items?


  2. I would like to know if there is another shredding day scheduled or planned? I have a small box of documents that I need to have shredded.


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