December – May 2014
December 24, 2013
Christmas Eve Day
Our offices will be closed today in observance of Christmas.
December 25, 2013
Our offices will be closed today in observance of Christmas. We wish you a happy and blessed Christmas Day. Happy Birthday, Jesus!
December 31, 2013
New Year's Eve Day
Our offices will be closed today.
January 1, 2014
New Year's Day
Our offices will be closed today in observance of the New Year holiday.9:00 am
Christmas Tree Recycling Starts Today
Don't let that Christmas Tree go to the landfill. Drop it at one of our 13 collection locations throughout Winnebago County and we will have it shredded and turned into great pine mulch. That mulch will then be available for you to use in your home garden.
See link for all 13 Recycling Location in Winnebago County
January 4, 2014
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Both Recycle Centers Open Today
Recycle Centers in Rockford (4665 Hydraulic Rd) and Roscoe (13125 N. Second St) will be open for business today from 9 a.m. to Noon.
January 15, 2014
Christmas Tree Recycling Ends
January 15, 2013
THIS IS THE LAST CHANCE TO RECYCLE THAT CHRISTMAS TREE!
Don't let that Christmas Tree go to the landfill. Drop it at one of our 13 collection location throughout Winnebago County and we will have it shredded and turned into great pine mulch. That mulch will then be available for you to use in your home garden.
March 1, 2014
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Last Day to Get Christmas Tree Mulch
We have mulched thousands of Christmas Trees into great pine mulch which can be used in gardens, etc. We are required to have the mulch off the ground by the end of today so get on out there and get yours. Mulch may no longer be available at all locations now, but there will NOT be any mulch available after today!
April 26, 2014
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Great American Cleanup in Winnebago County
This is the time for mobilizing the entire community, one neighborhood at a time. Whether you and your neighbors just want to do some spring cleanup or you have in mind a project of a larger nature, the GAC is the time to do it. Be sure to call (815) 637-1343 to register and lock in the area you wish to work in. We will provide gloves, safety vests and trash bags.
May 3, 2014
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Spring Metals & Electronics Collection
What do you have in old metal or electronics to get rid of. Remember, electronics must be properly disposed of by State Law. We will take just about anything that is metal or electronic except TV's. No charges except for Refrigerators, Freezers, A/C's and dehumidifiers, where we must pay a technicial to remove the freon and certify the unit for recycling.
May 10, 2014
9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Spring Clothing Drive
Now that you've done your spring closet cleaning, bring you discarded clothing, shoes, belts, purses, pillows, bedding, stuffed toys, etc. to the Clothing Drive. We will have collection sites at all 10 Schnuck Stores, as well as the Belvidere Township Hall.