Spring Clean Up Opportunities

Save the Dates! Spring Clean-Up Opportunities

Donate and Recycle Day
Saturday, May 11 at 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Southeast Metra Commuter Lot

This drop-off event is for Glencoe residents and is occurring a week before the Village Clean-Up Day in an effort to divert reusable and recyclable items from going to landfills. Learn more about acceptable items at www.villageofglencoe.org/donateandrecycleday

Annual Clean-up Day | All Collection Zones | Saturday, May 18
Dispose of "bulk items" that are not generally included in garbage collection such as furniture, appliances, and boxes. However, hazardous waste (paint, gas, chemicals, etc.), electronics (computers, stereos, etc.), building materials (wood, lumber, drywall, etc.), tires,  and landscape waste (trees, branches, logs, leaves, etc.) are not included in this program. Bulk item collection takes place the same day for all general garbage collection zones across the Village. Learn more at villageofglencoe.org/garbage.


Electronics Recycling and Document Destruction Event
Saturday, June 8 at 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
The Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC) will be running an electronics recycling and document destruction event in Glencoe on June 8. For more info, visit the SWANCC website

Reduce Mosquitos! Recycle Your Tires!
Tires, when improperly discarded or stored, can be significant sources for mosquito breeding.The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District (NSMAD) collects unused and discarded tires as part of our strategy to reduce mosquito breeding sources. Residents can contact NSMAD to arrange for their free tire pick-up service. Collected tires are transferred to an licensed tire recycler. Fill out NSMAD's Service Request Form (choose: tire collection in the drop-down menu) or call (847) 446-9434 to arrange for a tire pick-up.