If you need service, replacement of a trash or recycling cart or additional containers, please call Utility Billing. Please see the Trash and Recycling Procedure, click here
Elgin Residential Recycling & Waste Collection Schedule, click here
Recycling conserves natural resources, creates jobs and saves landfill space. Recycling is included in the weekly trash service for residential customers within the city limits.
See our Recycling Guide.
Dead Animals, Whole Trees, Construction Debris (including fixtures such as tubs and toilets), Hazardous Waste and/or Piles over 3 cubic yards* Do NOT Qualify for bulk pick up. These items must be disposed of by the resident.*3 cubic yards is roughly a load that would fit in a standard pick up truck bed.