Drive-through recycling, reuse event planned at WHS

By Paul Ploumis

WESTBOROUGH – A drive-through recycling and reuse event will be held at Westborough High School on Saturday, Sept. 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

The event is hosted by WE CAN, Zero Waste Westborough and the towns of Westborough, Shrewsbury, Northborough and Grafton. 

Broken or non-working electronics will be accepted for a fee ranging between $10 to $40.

Only cash will be accepted. 

A number of items will be accepted for free, including clean white Styrofoam, clothing and textiles, items like appliances, pans, utensils, craft or office supplies as well as holiday gifts, canned food, wood furniture, and building items such as doors, windows and tools.

Many items are being collected for nonprofits. 

For more information, contact Irene Congdon at 413-348-9353. To volunteer, visit