Robert Waring, Supervisor
The Village provides comprehensive garbage, recycling and yard waste collection services to all residential properties. Click on the link below to review or print a copy of a detailed brochure on Refuse, Recycling and Yard Waste collection services.
Please click here for Refuse Brochure. (PDF)
Please click here for Recycling Brochure. (PDF)
Please click here for Holiday Refuse Pick-up 2013 Schedule. (PDF)
Should you have any questions regarding your garbage, recycling or yard waste collection services please contact the Public Works Service Building during normal business hours at 847-835-4111 ext. 1153 or contact via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Getting in the Recycling Loop!
Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC)
Glencoe is a member community of the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC) which offers many recycling programs to its members.
SWANCC publishes a Recycling Etc. community newsletter that is full of recycling information about computers and electronic equipment, document destruction events, compact fluorescent lighbulb (CFL) recycling, medication and “sharps” disposal, household chemical waste collections and much more.
You can access this newsletter and other SWANCC information by clicking on its website at www.swancc.org. You can also subscribe to SWANCC’s e-list to receive reminders via email about upcoming events. Visit email@example.com to sign up.
Yard Waste Sticker Program
Effective April 1, 2008, the Village requires a yard waste sticker affixed to yard waste bags placed at the curb for collection (unless you have purchased the Annual Yard Waste Collection Service Subscription). Yard waste stickers cost $2.00 each and are sold at the Village Hall and Grand Foods.
Stickers can be placed on biodegradable paper yard waste bags, garbage cans no larger than 44-gallons, or on bundles of branches and brush. Yard waste will continue to be collected on Wednesdays between April 1 and December 15.
Please call the Public Works Department at 847-835-4111 regarding questions.
Annual Yard Waste Collection Service Subscription
Again this year the Village will operate the yard waste collection service. The Annual Yard Waste Collection Subscription
will allow subscribers to place up to four (4) cans, bags, or bundles of landscape waste material at the curb each week for the duration of the yardwaste season from April 1 through December 15 without the need for yardwaste stickers.
The Annual Subscription fee is $120, and is non-refundable and will be included on your quarterly Village Utility bill. To subscribe for this service contact the Finance Department at 847-835-4113, or to subscribe on line, go to the Forms section of this web page and form can be filled out and and submitted on line.
Curbside Leaf Collection Program