NOTICE: The Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Rockford and Roscoe Recycle Centers will be CLOSED on Saturday, October 6, 2018 in honor of KNIB Volunteer Appreciation Day!
Weather Closings for Safety of Volunteers
Please check Facebook or call 815-637-1343 to check for closing when:
Heat index will be 95 degrees or higher – Wind Chill is 0 degrees or cooler
Severe Storm (thunderstorm, lightning, tornado possible, snow or ice storm, hard rain/wind) is predicted or present
Rockford Recycle Center*, 4665 Hydraulic Road
Public Hours: 2-5 p.m. Tuesdays & 9 a.m.-Noon Saturdays
Free disposal of up to 2 Televisions or Computer Monitors (CRTs) per vehicle,
TV parts or partially disassembled units included. You must be able to lift and place units in designated bin as directed. Bring help if needed.
Rockford Recycle Center also accepts appliances containing refrigerant (Freon); $20 fee per appliance to remove freon (cash only)
Roscoe Recycle Center: 13125 North 2nd Street
Public Hours: 9-Noon Saturdays only
Roscoe Recycle Center DOES NOT accept ANY electronic appliances AT ALL. Behr Iron and Metal, an Alter Company, no longer picks up electronics from our Roscoe Recycle Center. Televisions, monitors, computers, etc., are ONLY accepted in Rockford at the Hydraulic Road Recycle Center per an agreement with Rockford.
Sponsor of Both Recycle Centers
And other in-kind donors and business partners who make this effort possible.
This is an all-volunteer project. You can make a difference!
Your help for two hours or more would be appreciated.
To participate in keeping Northern Illinois beautiful and safe,
call the Volunteer Coordinator at 815-637-1343
or sign up online HERE for Roscoe; HERE for Rockford