Waste Management (WM) has notified the City of DeKalb, they will begin to collect their refuse and recycling carts on August 29, 30, and 31 coinciding with WM’s final pick-up days. Residents must leave carts out after WM’s final collection. A third-party will collect the carts shortly after. Carts not collected on their scheduled pick-up day will be collected the next day.
Plans for Lakeshore Recycling Services (LRS) to distribute refuse and recycling carts are
near completion. The City will release the details once they become available. LRS has
ensured the City residents will have carts delivered on time for the first scheduled pickups
that will occur on September 6, 7, and 8, 2018.
If a resident’s cart is not picked up, contact: WM customer service at: 800.796.9696 to schedule a pick-up.
For updates, please visit the City of DeKalb website www.cityofdekalb.com or follow us on
Facebook and Twitter at: #cityofdekalb_IL. Residents can also visit LRS at
lrsrecycles.com/dekalb or call 815.770.7550 with questions about carts and special