Garbage, Recycling, Yard Waste

Residential Pickup and Removal

The City of Warrenville is responsible for residential garbage, yard waste, and recycling removal. This service is contracted out for a period of five years, effective May 1, 2016; stickers will increase in cost every May 1st. The current  contractor is Waste Management, who can be contacted from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at (800) 796-9696. All refuse, yard waste, and recycling must be at the curb by 6 a.m. on the pickup date. Refuse, yard waste, or recycling put out late will not be picked up. Landscape waste collection runs from April 1 to November 30.

If a holiday falls on a weekday and the regularly scheduled pickup is on or after the holiday, pickup will be delayed by one day. If a holiday falls on a weekend but is observed on a weekday, pickup will be delayed by one day. Friday pickups will be on Saturday. Collection services will not take place on January 1, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, December 25. Christmas trees will be picked up the first two weeks following the holiday.

View Waste Management Contract (PDF).

View Refuse Pickup Map


Stickers may be purchased at the following locations. Some retail locations may charge an administrative fee:

  • City Hall, 3S258 Manning Ave*
  • Family Foods, 2S501 Route 59
  • Hometown Pantry, 3S029 Route 59
  • Jewel Food Stores, 177 Roosevelt, West Chicago
  • Ace Hardware, 2S541 Route 59

*During emergency declaration, residents can drop off a check in the City Hall vestibule.  Please include the number of sticker sheets you would like and "Refuse Stickers" written in the memo field.  Stickers will be mailed to you.

Refuse ServiceFee
Refuse Stickers1$5.22
Yard Waste Stickers2$5.22
Toter Service (95-Gallon Container) - Per Month for Refuse3$22.95
Toter Service (95-Gallon Container) - Per Month for Yard Waste$27.54
Bulk Items4$25.00/cubic yard
White Goods (Residential Appliances such as Refrigerators) - Per Item$35.00
Recycling (Paper, Plastics, Aluminum, Tin / Steel, Glass, Items 1-5)Free
Specialty Items (Construction Materials)5$20.00

Refuse in a 35 gal. container, weighing 50 lbs or less will require one sticker, 36-64 gal. toter requires 2 stickers and 65+ gal. toter requires 3 stickers.  Any container over 35 gal. must be a toter with a tipper bar.

Residents may put decals on their garbage cans for yard waste instead of buying yard waste bags. Decals can be obtained free at City Hall.

3 Residents wishing to sign up for Toter Service , can do so by contacting Waste Management Customer Service at (800) 796-9696.  

For bulk item pickup, call customer service at (800) 796-9696. Bulk items include furniture, mattresses, bicycles, carpeting, etc.

5 For specialty item pickup, call customer service at (800) 796-9696.