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Computers, old curiosities at recycling event

patricks@lakevillejournal.com
Julian Weisman demonstrated how to thoroughly destroy a computer hard drive during the electronics recycling drive at Housatonic Valley Regional High School Saturday, May 7. Photo By Patrick L. Sullivan

FALLS VILLAGE — The turnout was steady midway through the electronics recycling drive at Housatonic Valley Regional High School Saturday, May 7.

Teacher Doug Weisman said in the first two years of the drive people brought in 25,000 pounds’ worth of obsolete and defunct computers and other electronics. This is the fourth year of the drive.

Area residents paid a small fee to dispose of their unwanted electronics. Funds raised were donated to the high school’s Peace Club.

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