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Bulk items

The Village offers a year-round bulk item collection and disposal program. Universal Solid Waste Tags are to be affixed to each item and placed next to your garbage cans for collection on the same day as your regular refuse collection - in accordance with the following schedule:

Affix one (1) Universal Solid Waste Tag to each non-hazardous municipal solid waste item no longer than 4’, no wider than 4’, and weighing 50 pounds or less.

Affix five (5) Universal Solid Waste Tags to each large, bulk, or “white good” item. Examples include hot water tanks 75 gallon size or less; stoves, refrigerators, washers, dryers, freezer appliances, etc. weighing no more than 150 pounds; hide-a-beds; and large house hold furniture items weighing no more than 150 pounds.

Affix ten (10) Universal Solid Waste Tags to each oversize, bulk, or “white good” item. Examples include hot water tanks larger than 75 gallon or weighing more than 150 pounds and stoves, refrigerators, washers, dryers, freezer appliances, and large household furniture/items weighing more than 150 pounds.

Items not eligible for the bulk item disposal program include tires, auto batteries, explosives, hazardous waste, motor-oil, liquids/fluids, carpeting, etc. To schedule a special pick-up, contact Roy Strom directly at (708) 344-5000.