– Rep. Eric Davanzo (R-Westmoreland) is hosting a free shred event for Westmoreland County constituents through Tuesday, Aug. 23. Residents may bring their material to be shredded to Davanzo’s District Office, located at 119 N. Water St., West Newton
, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
There is a limit of three bags or boxes. Examples of items residents may want to bring include bank and credit card statements, tax documents, insurance claim forms and anything else that lists a Social Security number. Staples, paper clips and manila folders are acceptable. The documents received are shredded in a truck on-site and then taken to a local paper recycling plant to be treated and reused. Only personal shredding is allowed. No documents from commercial businesses will be accepted.
“It is important for everyone to make sure their personal information is properly disposed of to help protect them from identity theft,” said Davanzo. “I hope to see many residents take advantage of this free service.”
For additional information, please contact Davanzo’s District Office at 724-929-2655.
Representative Eric Davanzo
58th Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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