Residential Waste Collection

The Village contracts with Republic Services for the curbside collection of household refuse, yard waste, and recyclable materials for all single-family attached and detached units. The village's contract does not include multi-family or commercial collection.

Refuse, recyclables and yard waste must be placed at the curb prior to 6 a.m. on the day of collection. Refuse, recycling and yard waste are all collected by different trucks running different routes, with different pickup times. Please call Republic with collection related questions at 847-981-0091.

Monthly Rate
Refuse and recycling cost is billed quarterly directly by Republic Services. The monthly charge for refuse and recycling service effective March 1, 2016 is as follows:
Type of Rate
Fee
Residential Rate $24.06
Senior Rate* $16.59

*To be eligible for the senior citizen discount, the account holder must be a resident age 65 or older, and must provide Republic Services with a photo ID and proof of Bloomingdale residence (copy of utility bill).

Appliance Pick Up
Appliances will be picked up on the regular collection day at no additional cost, but must be arranged for in advance by calling Republic Services.

Items Not Accepted
E-Waste
TVs, computers, laptops, keyboards, monitors, printers, peripherals, VCR / DVD players, gaming systems, MP3 players and other electronic items are banned from Illinois landfills, and will not be collected by Republic Services. The Bloomingdale Township Highway Department sponsors an Electronic Recycling Event the 1st Saturday of every month (except January, February, March and holiday weekends) at the Bloomingdale Township Garage at 123 North Rosedale Avenue from 8 a.m. to noon.

For locations that accept electronic equipment year round, please view: Residential Electronics Drop Off Sites..

Household Hazardous Waste
Household hazardous waste items can not be collected (tires, propane cylinders, cleaning solvents, fertilizers / pesticides, poisons, paint thinner, oil based paints, pool chemicals, fireworks / explosives and lead acid batteries). Please check the DuPage County Waste, Recycling and Energy website for acceptable drop-off locations.

Construction Material
Construction material is not covered under the village contract. Free estimates for collection are available by calling Republic Services.