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


Clothing Drive

9 AM to 12 PM

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Rockford Recycle Center 4665 Hydraulic Rd

Roscoe Recycle Center 13125 N. 2nd St

St. John’s UCC Church, 401 N Main St, Belvidere, IL 61008

Accepting clean clothing of all type and shoes, belts, purses, hats, bed linens, pillows, stuffed (plush) toys, soft-sided luggage, towels, 
blankets, curtains and other textiles and scraps, including unwearable items.
Second Saturdays in May, October

Annual Medication Collection

New Date for 2017:  Second Saturday in September (16th)
Locations to be announced
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.

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.
*Starting July 8, 2017 TVs, CRT computer monitors, flat-screens ONLY accepted at Rockford Recycle Center
Only Rockford will accept Freon appliances (freezers, refrigerators, dehumidifiers, air conditioners) for which there is a charge of $20 cash; you unload.
All-volunteer staffed.
4665 Hydraulic Rd, Rockford IL 61109
Tuesdays, 2 – 5 PM
Saturdays, 9 AM to Noon
Register here for Rockford Center
Saturdays, 9 AM to Noon
13125 North Second Street, Roscoe, IL  61073
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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