Lannon, Village

Garbage Collection Every Week:

Please place in the BROWN cart:

  • Mixed trash
  • Plastic wrap & bags
  • Broken toys
  • Ceramics
  • Light bulbs
  • Bagged garbage & food waste
  • Styrofoam & other loose trash

Do not put the following items in the garbage:

  • Yard waste
  • Recyclables
  • Household hazardous waste
  • Cardboard boxes
  • Construction materials
  • Electronics

Recycle Collection Every Other Week:

Please place in the GREEN recycle cart:

MIXED CONTAINERS

  • Aluminum cans & clean aluminum foil
  • Tin cans, steel cans, aerosol cans, empty/dried paint cans
  • Glass bottles & jars
  • #1-7 plastic
  • Milk cartons, juice boxes, soup cartons

MIXED PAPER

  • Newspaper, magazines, books, mail, school/office paper
  • Brown corrugated cardboard
  • Gray chipboard (cereal and shoe boxes)
  • Brown paper bags

SHREDDED PAPER

  • Please put in a secured clear plastic bag, and place in the GREEN cart.  NO other recycling should be placed in bags.

Do not put the following items in the green cart:

  • Styrofoam of any kind
  • Yard waste
  • Trash
  • Household hazardous waste
  • Construction materials
  • Electronics
  • Clothing

Please do not put recycling in plastic bags.  (see exception for shredded paper)  Local clean sweep programs may offer alternative options for disposal of fluorescent light bulbs, household hazardous waste, pharmaceuticals & electronics.

Cart Placement

The arrows on the lid of the cart must point to the street

Handles and wheels should face away from the street

  • The garbage cart should be placed within 2 ft. of the street on one side of the driveway
  • The recycle cart should be placed within 2 ft. of the street on the other side of the driveway
  • Please keep 6 ft. of clearance between the carts and other objects, especially mailboxes and vehicles

Every other month BULK & Yardwaste collection:

ACCEPTABLE BULK ITEMS

  •  Furniture
  • Carpeting (no wider than 4ft and rolled)
  • Extra garbage bags or garbage in personal cans
  • Large metal items
  • Cardboard (flattened & empty)
  • Appliances
  • Tires (2 per home per month – 8 per year)
  • Drain oil & antifreeze (sealed in 1-5 gallon containers)
  • Paper & other recyclables should be in clear plastic bags
  • Humidifiers/De-humidifiers, Water softeners
  • Air Conditioners

All items for bulk pick up should be placed within 2 feet of curbside and 6 feet from the garbage/recycling containers.

UNACCEPTABLE BULK ITEMS

  • Electronics
  • Hazardous materials
  • Liquid paint
  • Loose bulk construction materials

YARD WASTE

  • Collection is every other month with bulk items
  • Branches cut into small pieces need to be placed in properly labeled garbage cans, compostable bags, or bundles (No plastic bags)
  • Yard waste and branches are limited to a combination of 8 cans, bags or bundles per bulk collection day
  • Each can, bag or bundle must weight less than 60 lbs. each

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