Man shredding

"Document shredding will be provided from 8 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15 at Avondale City Hall, 11465 West Civic Center Drive."

Those looking to get “out with the old” as the year nears its end might be interested in the city of Avondale’s shredding event.

Document shredding will be provided from 8 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15 at Avondale City Hall, 11465 West Civic Center Drive.

The city says it will safely discard old bills, medical records, tax paperwork, bank statements and other documents containing personal identifying information.

According to a press release,  “A $1 per box charitable donation is being requested for each (banker size) box brought in of personal documents that will be shredded off-site. 

“The charitable donations will benefit the local services of the Valley of the Sun United Way, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.”

For more information, call 623-333-1000.