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Shred Fest - Save the Date - Sunday, May 18, 2014, 10 am - 4 pm

Shred Fest is an annual City event to help New Yorkers prevent identity theft. At Shred Fest you can:

  • Safely shred papers containing personal information for free using shredding trucks*
  • Get free identity theft prevention tips

*Arrive early! Shredding trucks will be available until 4 p.m. (latest) or until they fill, which may be sooner.

Shred Fest Locations 
Transit information as of April 18, 2014. Please check the MTA Website for transit updates. 

Bronx Brooklyn Manhattan Queens Staten Island 

Co-op City
Triangle Plaza at Co-op City Boulevard and Rombouts Avenue; next to Municipal Credit Union
Transit: Bx23, Bx30, Bx38, Q50 to Co-op City Boulevard and Carver Loop

Franz Sigel Park
Grand Concourse between 157th and 158th streets
Transit: 2, 4, 5 to 149 Street-Grand Concourse; D to 161 Street Yankee Stadium

Bensonhurst Park
Cropsey Avenue and Bay 29th Street
Transit: D to Bay Parkway

Cadman Plaza
Cadman Plaza West; opposite Clark Street
Transit: A, C to High Street; 2, 3, 4 to Borough Hall; R to Court Street-Borough Hall

Prospect Park
Prospect Park West and 3rd Street
Transit: 2, 3 to Grand Army Plaza; F to 7 Avenue

St. Nicholas Park
Corner of West 135th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue
Transit: C to 135 Street

Union Square
South Plaza; East 14th Street and Union Square East
Transit: 4, 5, 6, L, N, Q, R to 14 Street-Union Square


Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Parking lot; 111th Street between 54th and 56th avenues
Transit: 7 to 111 Street

Springfield Blvd.-Pathmark Plaza Shopping Center
Springfield Boulevard between Merrick Boulevard and 135th Avenue

Hylan Commons Mall
Parking lot; Hylan Blvd. and New Dorp Road; next to Municipal Credit Union




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