Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful


Address:              Office:  5417 North Second Street, Loves Park, IL  61111
Phone:                  815-637-1343
Hours:                   Office:  Monday – Friday, 8:00AM to 4:00PM


                                  Second Saturday in May, July, October
                                  Locations at all area Hilander Stores
                                  9:00AM to 2:00PM
                                  Accepting clothing of all types, bedding, shoes, soft toys, soft-sided luggage, towels, 
                                 blankets and other textile products including unwearable items.

                                 ANNUAL METALS & ELECTRONICS RECYCLING DRIVES

                                 First Saturday in May and October
                                 Location: Machesney Park Mall, Hwy 251 North & Machesney Rd., South Parking Lot
                                 9:00AM to 3:00PM
                                 Accepting all kinds of electronics (except TV;s) including all computer equipment,
                                 unwanted large & small appliances, refrigerators, freezers, stoves, washers, dryers, all scrap
                                 metal and propane tanks.

                                 ANNUAL MEDICATION COLLECTION

                                Second Saturday in June
                                Location: Machesney Park Mall, Hwy 251 North & Machesney Rd., South Parking Lot
                                 9:00AM to 2:00PM
                                Taking all unused and unwanted medications including controlled substances for safe disposal.

                                RECYCLING CENTER

                                Every Saturday morning, year round, unless windchill is below zero
                                Location: 13125 North Second Street, Roscoe, IL
                                9:00AM to Noon
                                Accepts most recyclable items.  Provided for those without curbside recycling options.

                               GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP

                               Last Saturday in April
                               Registration by mail or phone 815-637-1343
                               8:00AM to Noon
                               Organized volunteer effort to clean up over 200 miles of local roads and streets