Knology and Keep Columbus Beautiful plan recycling project

Knology of Columbus, ShredEX and Keep Columbus Beautiful are encouraging residents to "Shred It and Forget It."

The three groups are hosting a recycling project to help people shred and dispose of documents with personal information, such as bank account and social security numbers, in efforts to prevent identity theft.

The free event will be on Saturday, April 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Knology of Columbus office on Knology Way.

For more information on the event, contact George Avant, the sales and marketing manager at Knology of Columbus, at 706-221-1012.