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Villa Park Spring Sweep Recycling Extravaganza

May 18, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm CDT


Where: Traffic for the event will flow down Home Ave., entering at the intersection of Harvard Ave. and Home Ave., and exiting towards Ardmore Ave. (Use 42 W. Home Ave. as a general starting point).

FREE to Villa Park residents, fee will apply for paint recycling. Non-residents are welcome but fees apply for document shredding, electronics and paint recycling.


Non-residents will be charged a flat $35 fee that covers both electronics recycling and paper shredding. Paint recycling fees are separate and listed below.

  • Bicycles
  • Books, CD’s and DVD’s
  • Cardboard
  • Clothing
  • Document Shredding (RESIDENTIAL ONLY, maximum 3 bankers-size boxes)
  • Electronic Waste – VP Residents Only
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Housewares
  • Ink and Toner Cartridges
  • Latex and Oil-Based Paints – Fee will apply, cash or credit card accepted
  • Musical Instruments
  • Paper for Recycling (Not Shredding)
  • Shoes

Fees for paint recycling are as follows:

Latex-Based Paints Oil-Based Paints and Stains
Quart $1 per can $4 per can
1 Gallon $3 per can $8 per can
5 Gallon $10 per pail $20 per pail


General Info

Recycling Extravaganzas are drive through recycling and reuse events. Residents can load up their car and then relax as volunteers unload the items they wish to recycle or donate. Events are held Saturday mornings.

Can’t make it to this event? View on-going electronics recycling opportunities around DuPage County

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May 18, 2019
9:00 am - 1:00 pm CDT
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Villa Park Metra North Commuter Parking Lot
396 Chatham Ave
Villa Park, IL 60181 United States
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