Refuse & Recycling
Solid Waste & Recycling Program
Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS)
Phone: 844-633-3577 (844.NEED.LRS)
CLICK HERE FOR ALL YOUR LRS SERVICES AND INFORMATION
Refuse Pickup Days starting April 5th, 2021
Refuse pickup days for residents north of the BNSF tracks is Monday and residents south of the BNSF tracks is Tuesday. Unincorporated addresses may have a different day and/or service.
Yard waste stickersfrom Republic will be accepted by LRS for the first two weeks of April only.
Senior Ratefor refuse service is age 65+.
Leaf Pick Up
Starting October 1st through the end of November, leaf pick-up in appropriate yard waste bags will be picked up without any stickers.
Refuse should be placed for pickup by 6 AM on the day of pickup and no earlier than an half hour prior to sunset the evening before. All refuse containers shall be removed from curb by 8 PM the day of refuse pickup.
Refuse in the Village is contracted for with Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS). LRS directly bills for these services on a quarterly basis. The rates are as follows:
|Service||Monthly Rates for April 1, 2021 -March 30, 2022
|95 Gallon Weekly Service
|Weekly Service - Seniors
|Back Door Can Service
||$31.15 ($3.00 discount for Seniors)|
|Yardwaste/Compost Toter 95 Gallon||$18.75 ($150 for season April-Nov)|
|Composting Program||Part of Yard Waste Collection|
Reuse & RecycleSCARCE ( School & Community Assistance for Recycling and Composting Education) is an award-winning environmental education non-profit dedicated to creating sustainable communities. For over 25 years they have been implementing change to foster a more sustainable future. They accomplish this through innovative and hands-on education programs for schools and organizations, demonstrating care for our natural resources through their Book Rescue, and engaging the broader public through community-wide events and programs. Find out about their events here https://www.scarce.org/
SEE LRS website about twice a year pickup right here in town. Electronics (including laptop computers, dvd players and mobile phones) are not allowed in Illinois Landfills. DuPage County offers sites to recycle electronics for all DuPage residents. Visit their County recycling page for an up-to-date list on electronics recycling programs.
Hazardous Waste (including aerosol cans, batteries and thermostats) is handled region-wide by the City of Naperville. Please click on the link for more information.
County-Wide Recycling Events/More Information
DuPage County offers free County-wide recycling events and services for residents. Be sure to click here to visit their website for a schedule of events as well as more information on how to recycle other goods not listed above.
The County also intermittently updates their Recycling Guide. This Guide includes companies who will dispose of items not allowed in the curbside recycling program (including batteries and oil-based paint). Please note the County does not endorse nor guarantee the information listed and residents are encouraged to call the companies to ensure they will accept the materials.