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Christmas Light Recycling

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.