Southern Seven Health Department Shred & Med Disposal Day

June 11, 2019

On Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 9 a.m. to noon (or until the truck is full) there will be a free and confidential document shredding; and free and safe disposal of unwanted medication at the Union County Courthouse, 309 W Market St, Jonesboro, IL.  This event is open to all area residents, no businesses.  For more information contact Natalie Sawyer at (618) 634-2297 ext 136, or click here.

Documents that will be accepted:

  • Confidential documents (old tax returns, receipts, insurance papers, etc.)
  • Paper clips and staples do not need to be removed, but please remove binder clips

Medications that will be accepted:

  • Prescription
  • Over-the-Counter

Medications NOT accepted:

  • Liquids
  • Needles
  • Inhalers

*Each residence/household is limited to five banker sized boxes or one 18 gallon sized tote of documents to be shredded.