Redmond residents have the opportunity to recycle old electronics at a special spring collection event, set to take place from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. this Saturday at the city's , 18120 NE 76th St.
All electronic items except TVs, computers and monitors will be accepted at the maintenance center. Residents can drop off the other three kinds of items between the same time frame at Mitronics, 17455 NE 67th Court, #100.
Through April 23, single-family homes are also permitted to use regular curb-side recycling to dispose of electronic items, including TVs, computers, monitors, fax machines, modems and printers.
Saturday's drop-off event is available for household use only. Hazardous materials will not be accepted at the main event, but these items can be dropped off at the King County Wastemobile, which will be located at all weekend.
Most items will be disposed of without charge, but participants are asked to donate two cans of food in exchange for the service. Click here for more specific information on accepted materials and event protocol.