Wheeled Carts with Lids

Single Family Homes

Cart delivery for Single Family Homes have been completed. 

Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 1, any requests to exchange or receive a new garbage and/or recycling cart will result in a $30 movement fee per cart by Republic Services. Those with requests are asked to contact Republic Services directly at (847) 981-0091 to coordinate the exchange or delivery of carts. 

Multifamily Homes (Curbside Garbage Collection)

Republic Services should complete the cart delivery to all Multi-Family Homes by Friday November 10th.  

Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 1, any requests to exchange or receive a new garbage and/or recycling cart will result in a $30 movement fee per cart by Republic Services. Those with requests are asked to contact Republic Services directly at (847) 981-0091 to coordinate the exchange or delivery of carts.

Wheeled Carts with Lid Info

The Republic Services blue carts are made out of a heavy durable plastic. The wheels allow easy transportation to and from the curb. The lids keep garbage, recycling, and odors in while keeping the critters out.  Lid color and label designates cart type. See Below :

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Outside dimensions of the wheeled carts:

Cart Size
in Gallons

Width
In Inches

Depth
In Inches

Height
In Inches

95

29

34

45

65

27

28

40

35

20

23

39

    

Trash Can/Recycling Bin Disposal

Residents who wish to dispose of trashcans or recycling bins must label them “Take for Trash” and place curbside on the regular collection day. There is a dumpster for recycling  old plastic trashcan or recycling bins available at Engineering and Public Works, 714 S. Plum Grove Road. Please enter at the light, pass  Fire Station 55 and look for the blue dumpster on the left side near the gas pumps. 

Trash Can/Recycling Bin Disposal

Yard Waste (Organic Composting)

Beginning in June, residents will have the option to rent a 65 or 95 gallon wheeled cart with lid to be used for organic waste collection at an annual fee of $36. This wheeled cart was designed to remove the water from the yard waste to minimize odors. Please call Republic Services at 847-981-0091 to order Yard Waste (Organic Composting) carts.

Acceptable items for compost are:

  • Fruits and vegetables
  • Bread
  • Coffee grounds
  • Yard trimmings
  • Leafs
  • Branches or twigs
  • Flowers

Regular garbage, meat, bones, and seafood is not allowed. Residents can continue to use the Kraft yard waste bags for yard waste only.

Additional Information
  • Cart sizes may be changed at any time for a $30 movement fee
  • Residents may rent additional carts
  • Residents are allowed to mark their address on the wheeled carts
  • For removal of garbage cans or recycling bins no longer used, please label “Take for Garbage”
  • Additional questions? Direct to Martin Metreger mmetreger@schaumburg.com