City of Rosenberg Event News

City of Rosenberg to Host 3rd Drive-Thru Paper Shredding Event March 4

The City of Rosenberg is bringing back the popular paper shredding event this Saturday, March 4, 2023, at Rosenberg City Hall located at 2110 4th Street. The event is free and open to Rosenberg residents only from 9 a.m. to noon or until the trucks are full. 


To participate in the event, residents must show proof of residency onsite (City utility bill, Driver’s License or other form of identification) or residents may verify their address ahead of time by picking up a “fast pass” from Citizens Relations at City Hall or the Rosenberg Civic Center (3825 Hwy 36 S) by Friday, March 3 at 5 p.m. The “fast pass” will allow you to move through the line without having to stop to have your address verified on-site.


This is a contactless, drive-thru event. Residents must stay in their vehicle and onsite personnel will remove documents from the vehicle for secure onsite shredding and recycling. Only eight (8) boxes will be shredded per vehicle at one time. More than eight (8) boxes can be shredded, but the participant must re-enter the line for each eight boxes. Items must be placed in the trunk or rear of the vehicle and clearly labeled for shredding.


Items that can be shredded are:

  • Paper Documents (including confidential items)
  • Hanging File Folders
  • Folders with Brads
  • Manila Folders
  • Paper Clips and Binder Clips
  • Staples
  • Notebooks
  • Check Books
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Floppy Discs
  • Compact Discs

Items that cannot be shredded are:

  • 3-ring Binders
  • Plastic Sheet Protectors
  • Cardboard Boxes
  • Electronics
  • Metal
  • Plastic
  • Trash


For more information, visit the City’s website at or call Citizens Relations at 832-595-3301.

Need more information? Citizens Relations: 832-595-3301 or

Media Contact: Tanya Kveton, Director of Communications | office: 832-595-3526 | cell: 832-535-0142