08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
1381 W. Kennedy Road
Lake Forest, IL , 60045
Beginning March 17, the Compost/Recycling Center (located at 1381 W. Kennedy Road or Rte. 60 on the south side, just east of the railroad viaduct) will be open:
Saturdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sundays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Residents may drop off yard waste, unwanted household items, metal cans, glass, plastics (#1-7), newspapers, magazines, corrugated cardboard and office paper for recycling.
Unacceptable items include appliances with CFCs, asbestos, batteries, paints/chemicals, tires and food waste.
To use the Center, please display a current Lake Forest vehicle sticker. Driver’s licenses will not be accepted as proof of residency. No commercial contractor use of the facility is allowed. For further information, please call the Sanitation Section at 847.615.4264.