As if July 31, 2017 DC Trash of Illinois is the provider of weekly curbside garbage and recycling collection for Village residents. Scheduled pickup days vary within the Village – if you are unsure of your pick day please click here. The monthly charge is included on your water bill.
All containers should be at the street by 5:30 a.m. on your pick up day. Residents are provided containers for recycling and refuse. The recycling container has a yellow lid and the refuse container has a green lid. Cardboard boxes may not be used as a container.
One (1) large bulk item is allowed per week such as a mattress, chair, table etc is allowed per week.
One “white good” is allowed per week as well. You must however inform the Village or DC Trash that you are placing out a white good at least 7 working days prior to placing the item out. You can do so online by clicking here. White goods as defined by the Illinois E.P.A. as refrigerators, ranges, water heaters, freezers, air conditioners, humidifiers, stoves, clothes dryers, ovens, dishwashers, water coolers, heat pumps, chiller, furnaces, and boilers.
- Yard Waste weekly April 1st thru the last pick up in November
- Electronics are collected the first full week of the month. (requires a week notification – click here to schedule)
- Large Items (non electronic) weekly pickup (requires a week notification – click here to schedule)
- Medication and Sharps
- Household Hazardous Waste quarterly pick up and the SECOND TUESDAY – see calendar below (requires a week notification – click here to schedule)
- Recycling weekly pickup
The following holidays affect the refuse pickup schedule delaying pickup by 1 (one) day:
New Years Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, & Christmas Day.