Save the Date for our second Reduce Reuse Repair Fair!

Saturday, March 23, 2024

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

City of Independence Fieldhouse, Facility Classrooms, 6354 Selig Drive, Independence

 

In March, the Solid Waste District will host its second Reduce Reuse Repair Fair. The event will highlight waste reduction activities and businesses dedicated to repairing personal goods, reducing the amount of waste we create, and changing the mindset of simply throwing things away. 

 

Featured Vendors

Barmann Homes Keller Williams (certified Green Realtor)

Bike Ohio

Chris Lotenero (reduce/donate/declutter lecturer)

Cleveland Akron IIDA(ZeroLandfill materials exchange)

Cleveland Postcard Club(upcycled envelopes)

Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland Sewing Company

Cleveland Sews

Copley Upholstery

Cuyahoga County Office of Sustainability

Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity

Home Repair Resource Center

Ingenuity Fest

MedWish International

North Coast Refinishing

Oh Sew Powerful

Rust Belt Riders

Sears think[box]

Tansy Recycling

Zjayne, LLC

 

Have a reduce, reuse, or repair skill or service? Inquire about registering as a vendor for the event by sending an email.

What is the Reduce Reuse Repair Fair?

 

At an annual event, the Solid Waste District highlights waste reduction efforts in Cuyahoga County by featuring individuals and businesses that reuse materials and repair goods. 

 

Stop by an upcoming Reduce Reuse Repair Fair to learn about plarn, materials exchange events, refinishing furniture, making a home repair, fixing a bicycle, extending the life of your personal electronics, and choosing durable goods that last.

 

Vendors at the Inaugural Repair Fair Event on September 9, 2023

 

THANK YOU to all the vendors, visitors, and staff who helped make our inaugural Reduce Reuse Repair Fair a success! 

 

Special thanks to our event location host Cleveland Metroparks Watershed Stewardship Center at West Creek Reservation in Parma.

Fix It CLE Repair Workshop

 

Mend. Sew. Build.

 

A Fix It CLE Workshop will also be conducted during the Reduce Reuse Repair Fair. Attendees will learn to fix everyday objects with the help of experienced coaches, helping to reduce waste and save money. The workshop is designed for people to bring an item and learn how to repair it.

 

Registration is required for people requesting help with repairs, and coaches are needed for upcoming workshops. Contact us for more details.