Refuse, Recycling & Yard Waste

Refuse and recycling services are provided for both residential and commercial properties by Waste Management under contract with the Village. Through this contract residents are provided a 64-gallon refuse toter and a 64-gallon recycling toter which are picked up once per week. The contract and the table of all current rates is available by a link at the bottom of this page. For residents in homeowners associations, check first with your management company to see whether this service fee is included in your dues.

Please see the Solid Waste Reference Guide for an overview of the refuse and recycling programs. Attractive wheeled carts are provided as part of the solid waste & recycling collection program. Please visit or contact Waste Management directly at (866) 570-4702 for customer service issues, inquiries or assistance. Contact preferences may be managed through (see instructional video.) For clarification of contract and municipal code requirements, contact the Lombard Public Works Department at or (630) 620-5740.

As of April 1, 2018, residents are billed at the following rates: 

 35-gallon toter curbside service weekly  $11.85/month
 64-gallon toter curbside service weekly  $14.76/month
 96-gallon toter curbside service weekly  $17.82/month
 Yard Waste Sticker  $ 2.00/each
 Refuse Sticker  $ 1.46/each
 Replacement cost 35-gallon toter  $55.00 1st time, $70.00 2nd time
 Replacement cost 64-gallon toter  $65.00 1st time, $80.00 2nd time
 Replacement cost 96-gallon toter  $75.00 1st time, $90.00 2nd time
 Backdoor Service  $22.00/month
 Bulk Materials  $20.00/pick-up
 Large Items (e.g. sofa, table, mattress)  One refuse sticker for each item
 Waste Tires  $5.00/tire
 Special Collections  $10.00/cubic yard
 White Goods (e.g. refrigerator, range, water heater)  $25.00/pick-up

Large items weighing less than 100 pounds (such as sofas, tables, chairs, dressers, bookcases, mattresses, box springs or other large household furniture that do not contain CFC or HCFC refrigerant gasses or PCP components) and additional refuse will be collected provided a refuse sticker is attached for each 50-lbs. These stickers may be purchased at Jewel (Lombard & Villa Park), Schroeder's Ace Hardware in the Eastgate shopping center and West Suburban Bank. The flat fee for items greater than 100-lbs or bulk materials requiring two workers is $20, backdoor service is $22, waste tires are each $5, a special collection is $10/cy and a white good is $25.

Refuse should be placed at the curb by 6:00 am on the day scheduled for your area. However, cans may not be put out on the parkway for refuse pick-up more than 12 hours before collection and must be removed within 12 hours after pick-up. Refuse must also be placed in covered containers.

A temporary dumpster from any waste hauler (not exclusive to Waste Management) may be used for construction work per a building permit and for home cleaning. For a fee, Waste Management may pick up a 3-CY dumpster bag called a “Bagster”, which is available for purchase at local hardware stores.

When viewing Current Rates, please keep in mind that this document does not reflect pass-through fees such as the Environmental charge imposed by the State of Illinois. 

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