Community Recycling Event September 14
The Village of Roselle, in partnership with Itasca Bank & Trust Co., hosted the Roselle Recycles event on Saturday, September 14, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Roselle Metra Station, 540 Irving Park Rd. Roselle Recycles was held in the north parking lot of the Metra Station, off of Lawrence Ave. (enter through Rose Dr. E.) is open to the public.
The following items were accepted at the Roselle Recycles event:
- On-Site Document Shredding: 4-5 boxes (up to 100 lbs.) per person limit, no newspapers, magazines, or binders (sponsor: Itasca Bank & Trust Co.)
- Thermometer Recycling: thermometers containing mercury and thermostats (event partner: S.C.A.R.C.E)
- Winter Clothing: coats, gloves, snow pants, mittens, scarves, hats, and boots (event partner: Maddie's Mitten March)
- Bicycles: working or non-working bikes, bike parts and accessories. (event partner: Working Bikes)
- Eye Glasses, Hearing Aids, Printer Ink Cartridges, Cell Phones, Holiday Lights, Keys (event partner: Roselle Lions Club)
- Miscellaneous: new and gently used clothing, linens, footwear, household items, dishes, glassware, kitchen utensils, lamps, small appliances, toys, games, sporting goods, vinyl records, Brita & PUR filters & pitchers, CDs & DVDs (no packaging) (event partners: S.C.A.R.C.E & Goodwill)
- Paint: $3 per gallon fee for latex paint, $8 per gallon fee for oil based paint; paint must be in original container (event partner: Len's Ace Hardware)
Items Not Accepted
Electronic recycling was not offered at the Roselle Recycles event this year. Visit the Electronic Recycling page on our website for details on local electronic recycling programs. Additionally, light bulbs and medications of any kind were not accepted at the Roselle Recycles event. Light bulb recycling is available in the outer lobby of Village Hall, and safe medication disposal is available in the RxBox in the outer lobby of the Roselle Police Station.
Area MapEnter the north parking lot of the Roselle Metra Station at Rose Dr. E.
Other Recycling Resources
Visit the Recycling Services page for more information about recycling in Roselle.