The Licking County Recycling Department, in partnership with Licking County Records & Archives, will host a FREE paper shredding and recycling event on Saturday, Oct. 22nd. The event will be held from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Licking County Highway Garage, located at 775 East Main Street in Newark. All materials must be securely boxed or bagged (please do not tape boxes shut); there is an eight-box limit per vehicle. No documents will be accepted from businesses. Contact the Licking County Recycling Department at (740) 670-5125 or find them on Facebook for more information.