Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful (KNIB) is an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful.
The agency is an award-winning, private, non-governmental, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to educating and involving individuals in productive solutions to care for and protect our community environment in Winnebago and Boone County, Illinois.
Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful (KNIB)
Note Holiday Closures: Nov. 25, Dec. 26
Rockford*, 4665 Hydraulic Road
This is the only location now accepting TVs/Monitors
Public Hours: 2-5 p.m. Tuesdays & 9 a.m.-Noon Saturdays
Roscoe, 13125 North 2nd Street
Public Hours: 9-Noon Saturdays only
No Dumping after hours!
*Rockford Recycle Center (only) now accepting TVs, computer monitors during regular hours (see above)
Free disposal of up to 2 Televisions or Computer Monitors (CRTs) per vehicle,
TV parts or partially disassembled units included.
You must be able to lift and place units in designated bin as directed. Bring help if needed.
Rockford Recycle Center also accepts appliances containing refrigerant (Freon); $20 cash
- Fee per each item funds refrigerant removal and certification tag.
Roscoe Recycle Center DOES NOT accept TVs, Computer Monitors, or Freon Appliances.
Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Recycle Centers provide a community service,
staffed by volunteers — your help is needed!
Shift can be 2.5 hours or up to 4 hours, as often as your schedule allows.
Register online to volunteer for either location at a date/time convenient to you–
Fall Clothing Drive Sat. Oct. 14
Volunteers will accept clean, bagged clothing and textiles at 8 locations from 9 a.m. to Noon.
Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful accepts items that are clean and dry, although they may have rips or stains. In addition to men’s, women’s or children’s clothing, donations may include shoes, hats, belts, purses, soft-sided luggage, throw rugs, curtains, plush toys, sheets, blankets, pillows and towels. No carpeting or hangers please.
· Belvidere: St. John’s UCC Church, 401 North Main Street, 61008
· Rockford: Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 3300 Rural Street, 61107
· Rockford: Rockford Recycle Center 4665 Hydraulic Road, 61109
· Rockford: Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 1829 N. Rockton Ave., 61103
· Rockton: First National Bank and Trust, 300 East Main Street, 61074
· Roscoe: First National Bank and Trust, 5360 Bridge Street, 61073
· Roscoe: Roscoe Recycle Center, 13125 North Second Street, 61073
· Winnebago: First National Bank and Trust, 500 North Elida Street, 61088
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