Refuse & Recycling

REFUSE AND RECYCLING

Refuse Collection with the Village is contracted through Advanced Disposal at (847) 272-4145


Cary residents have three (3) options for refuse collection service:

 

Program / Service Cost
95-Gallon Refuse Cart         $19.33 per month billed quarterly
Includes 65-Gallon Recycling Cart and
unlimited landscape waste collection

35-Gallon Refuse Cart $16.26 per month billed quarterly
Includes 65-Gallon Recycling Cart and
unlimited landscape waste collection
                                                                  
Pay By The Bag Service     $6.79   per month billed quarterly
Includes 65-Gallon Recycling Cart and
unlimited landscape waste collection
 
   
Limited Homeowners Association Landscape Opt Out
 95-Gallon Refuse Cart $17.67 per month billed quarterly
Includes 65-Gallon Recycling Cart
No landscape waste collection
 
35-Gallon Refuse Cart $14.58 per month billed quarterly
Includes 65-Gallon Recycling Cart
No landscape waste collection

Pay By The Bag Service $5.12
Includes 65-Gallon Recycling Cart
No landscape waste collection
 
   
Prepaid Refuse Bag $3.02 per bag
White Goods $30.00 for six (6) items
Electronic Recycling $30.00 for six (6) items

Note: All refuse put out in addition to the 95 or 35 gallon refuse cart must be contained
         in a prepaid refuse bag to be collected.

Residents will have the opportunity in February of each year to request a new cart
size at no cost. Residents are able to select from a "pay by the bag" option,
35 gallon refuse cart or 95-gallon refuse cart.  If you request a new cart size, it is
expected that your new cart will be delivered in March or April. Please contact
Village Hall at (847) 639-0003 if you would like to request a different cart size.



Collection Location


For curbside collection, refuse and recycling carts, and all refuse bags must be placed
within four (4) feet of the curb.  Please ensure that carts and bags are in the proper
location by 7:00 am on your scheduled collection day.

Recycling Collection Guidelines

All eligible households will receive one (1) 65-gallon recycling cart.  Recycling carts
must be used and materials must be placed in the cart in order to be collected.
Recyclables may be mixed together inside the cart with no need to separate materials.

Common Items Not Collected

Common items that should not be included for curbside refuse collection include,
aerosol paints and pesticides, antifreeze, cleaning products, compact fluorescent light
bulbs, drain cleaner, fungicides, furniture strippers, gasoline, flammable liquids,
insecticides, lawn chemicals, mercury, metal polishes, oils, oil-based paints, old
medications, paint remover, pool chemicals, solvents, weed killers and radioactive
materials or liquids of any kind.

Refuse Bags are available for purchase at:

Jewel - 696 Northwest Highway
Walgreens - 500 Northwest Highway
Ziegler's Ace Hardware - 642 Northwest Highway

Resources 

Advanced Disposal - (847) 272-4145

2800 Shermer Road, Northbrook, IL 60062

 

Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00

Advanced Disposal Website
 

Interactive Map - Refuse Collection Zones


Use the search feature to see what day your property's residential refuse collection is typically picked up by Advanced Disposal.  Each color-coded zone represents a different collection day (click on the shaded area to see which day is scheduled).