Due to Labor Day on Monday, September 3, collection services will change for single-family residences served by Groot
If your collection day is...
Monday - your garbage, recycling, and landscape waste will be picked up on Tuesday, September 4.
Tuesday - your garbage, recycling, and landscape waste will be picked up on Wednesday, September 5.
Thursday - your garbage, recycling, and landscape waste will be picked up on Friday, September 7.
Friday - your garbage, recycling, and landscape waste will be picked up on Saturday, September 8.
If your primary day is…
Monday (north of Oakton and west of Arlington Heights Rd) there will be no changes.
Tuesday (south of Oakton and west of Arlington Heights Rd) there will be no changes.
Thursday (north of Oakton and east of Arlington Heights Rd) garbage, recycling, & landscape waste will be collected on
Friday, July 6th.
Friday (south of Oakton and east of Arlington Heights Rd) garbage, recycling, & landscape waste will be collected on Saturday, July 7th.
Just move it! The 5k run and 1 mile walk is on Saturday April 21st. All money will benefit the abc 25 foundation, a non profit volunteer organization that raises funds for innovative learning initiatives that are not otherwise supported in the classroom! Registration closes April 18th! Register soon!
The 2018 landscape waste collection season starts April 2nd and goes until December 14th. If you are planning on putting bags out you are required to have a Landscape waste sicker which retail for 2.70 each and can be purchased at the village hall and the senior center.
Have a bike that doesn’t fit you or it isn’t your style? Well, if you do, head on over to the Annual bike sale at Centennial park in Arlington Heights. You can sell your bike and even get a new one! It will be held on Saturday, April 28th. If you are going to sell your bike, Please pre-register with the link down below. ALL BIKES MUST BE PRE-REGISTERED. Bike Drop Off for sellers is from 8:00 am to 9:15 am. Sales are cash only and sales will be held from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Bicycles that are not sold will be picked up at 2:30pm. 10% of all sales goes to AH Bicycle Club.
The spring sweep electronics and shredding event will be held on April 28th at the Arlington Race track which is located at 2200 west Euclid avenue. The event is free of charge. If you are planning to go, each vehicle can only bring six legal file-sized boxes or paper bags. Some of the items accepted are Video game consoles, toasters, cameras but things like CD’s, vacuum cleaners and humidifiers will not be accepted.
Full list of ACCEPTED items
Answering Machines, Cable Receivers, Calculators, Camcorders, Cameras, CD and DVD Players (no disks), Cell Phones, Computer Cables, Computer Monitors, Computers (Desktop, Notebook, Tablet), Converter Boxes, Desktop Fax Machines and Printers, Keyboards, Microwaves, Mice, MP3 Players, Portable Digital Assistants (PDAs), Power Tools and Cords, Satellite Receivers, Scanners, Shredders, Small Home Appliances (Toasters, Blenders, etc.), Stereo Equipment (no wood), Landline Telephones, Televisions, Typewriters, Video Game Consoles, Video Recorders/Players (no VHS tapes) and Zip Drives.
Full list of items NOT ACCEPTED
Dehumidifiers, Humidifiers, Air Conditioners, Vacuum Cleaners, Refrigerators and other large home appliances.