*** COVID-19 UPDATE ***Homewood Disposal requests residents temporarily refrain from placing any bulk items or refuse outside of the cart for collection.
Each household is allowed three garbage cans and one large item per week.
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Yard WasteAll yard Waste materials must be placed in separate recyclable bags labeled with the waste program sticker ready for garbage collection by NuWay Disposal on Mondays.Yard waste stickers are available for purchase at the Village Administration Building.
Yard waste season typically begins the first Monday of April and typically ends the last Monday in November.
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Curbside RecyclingThe Village participates in a curbside recycling program and residents pay a monthly fee to cover the cost of service.
Larger recycling containers are available for lease from NuWay Disposal.
Recyclable materials include newspapers placed in brown bags or tied with string; glass; tin and aluminum cans; and #1, #2, #3,#4,#5 and #7 plastics (no #6). NuWay has a new recycling center that takes 1-7 plastics (excluding #6). Click here for a guide.
Each week NuWay Disposal sends a separate truck to pick up recyclables in Village-issued recycling bins. The bins must be placed at the curb by 6:30 a.m. on Monday mornings for pick-up to occur. Garbage, yard waste, and recycling pick-ups (three pick-ups in all) are staggered throughout the day.