Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful

Office only:  5417 North Second Street, Loves Park, IL  61111

Phone: 815-637-1343     FAX:  815-637-0525
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 AM to 4 PM


Tri-Annual Clothing Drives

Second Saturdays in May, July, October

Locations at all area Schnucks Stores and Belvidere Township Building
9 AM to 2 PM
Accepting clean clothing of all types, shoes, belts, purses, hats, bed linens, pillows, soft toys, soft-sided luggage, towels, 
blankets, curtains and other textiles and scraps, including unwearable items.

Annual Medication Collection

Second Saturday in June
Drop off any unused or unwanted medications including controlled substances, inhalers, pet prescriptions or over-the-counter products for safe disposal.
No illegal substances.
Mark out personal information but leave drug name on container.
3 Locations:
Machesney Park Town Center, 8750 N. 2nd St., South Parking Lot
9AM to 2PM
South Beloit Fire Station, 429 Gardner St.
9AM to Noon
Belvidere Township Office, 8200 Fairgrounds Rd.
9AM to Noon

Rockford, Roscoe Recycle Centers

Open year-round, unless windchill is below zero, other weather emergency, or major holiday
Accept most recyclable household items such as paper, corrugated cardboard, metals, electronics*, clothing, bottles, cans, auto or marine batteries and 12-count egg cartons, more. *No televisions, CRT computer monitors, flat-screens.
All-volunteer staffed.
4665 Hydraulic Rd, Rockford IL 61109
Tuesdays, 2 – 5 PM
Saturdays, 9 AM to Noon
Saturdays, 9 AM to Noon
13125 North Second Street, Roscoe, IL  61073

Great American Cleanup (Litter Removal)

Last Saturday in April
Registration online, by mail or phone 815-637-1343
9 AM to Noon
Organized volunteer effort to clean up over 300 miles of local roads and streets