Don't throw away your tangled, frayed or burned-out Christmas lights this year!
In support of the Strategic Plan goal to be "green" mindful and sustainable, the Village will offer recycling of Christmas tree lights and extension cords. A receptacle will be available at the Public Works Facility, 5101 Walnut Ave. now through February 1, 2014. Items may be dropped off during business hours, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Acceptable items are:
- Mini-lights (also known as Italian lights)
- C7 lights
- C9 lights
- Rope lights,
- LED lights
- Extension cords
Special thanks to Elgin Recycling for partnering with the Village to promote sustainability in the community.