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Recycling Events

GREEN = GrowNYC Events  
BLACK = Other NYC Recycling Events

Ongoing, Fall 2014

Fall Leaf Collections
Various Community Compost Locations
With the exception of residents in the City's Organics Collection catchment areas, curbside fall leaf collection is currently suspended. Want to contribute your leaves to a good cause? Leaves will be accepted at select Greenmarket food scrap collections and other community compost sites. Visit for a map of drop-off sites.

Saturday, November 22

Stop 'N' Swap® - Bronx
12pm-3pm, Classic Cornerstone Community Center
286 E. 156th Street, Bronx (corner of Morris Ave and 156th Street) (map) (flier)
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don’t have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Sunday, November 23

Clothing & Textile Recycling Collection - Chinatown
12pm-4pm, Confucius Plaza, 33 Bowery b/t Bayard and Canal (Flier
Bring clean and dry clothing, paired shoes, bedding, linens, handbags, belts, fabric scraps 36"x36" or larger and other textiles. No rugs or carpeting. Items will be sorted for reuse or recycling. Learn more

Find us in your neighborhood!

Meet OROE at these events and get answers to your recycling questions!

10/20/14: Stay tuned for more updates soon.