Volunteer to help improve your community’s environment!
Rockford Recycle Center, 4665 Hydraulic Rd.
Roscoe Recycle Center, 13125 N. 2nd (Main) St.
See Hours and Details below
Winter Weather Note: The Recycle Centers close when
the air temperature or wind chill is 0 degrees F or colder
Mulch from Christmas Tree Recycling
Limited Free Mulch at Some Locations
Free mulch while supplies last; expect it to be cleared by late February.
Bring your own shovel, containers. Sites are not staffed.
Availability not guaranteed; varies by site.
UPDATE 1/26/17: Mulch available in Rockton, Machesney Park.
Contact Valley View Farms or Williams Tree Farm regarding their availability.
Mulch has already been cleared at Alpine Park, Gambino Park, Martin Park… other sites.
FYI The City of Rockford Public Works/Forestry mulch site on Central Avenue is closed for the winter — view mulch-cam.
Please report your findings by calling 815-637-1343 or share a photo on Facebook!
Televisions and computer monitors are NOT accepted.
NOTE: Freon Appliances accepted ONLY at Rockford Center
$20 cash fee per Freon item, you unload:
- Air Conditioners
Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Recycle Centers are staffed by volunteers — will you help?
Call 815-637-1343 to volunteer for either location or
Rockford Recycle Center
2-5 p.m. Tuesdays
9 a.m.-Noon Saturdays
Roscoe Recycle Center
13125 North 2nd Street next to Advanced Disposal Transfer Station
9-Noon Saturdays only
Sorry, Freon items NOT accepted at Roscoe.
Join your neighbors for the Great American Cleanup
Saturday, April 22 in northern Illinois
Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful (KNIB), an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, is an award-winning, private, non-governmental, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to educating and involving individuals in productive solutions that care for our Winnebago and Boone County, Illinois, community environment.