Village of Huntley issued the following announcement on Feb. 10.
Huntley residents can take advantage of the following Green & Clean programs on April 25 from 9 am to 12 pm:
- Electronics Recycling* Municipal Complex (available from 9-noon OR until dumpsters are full) - Only residential electronics accepted. Due to space limitations only 1 TV or 1 computer monitor will be accepted per vehicle.
- Paper & Document Destruction* Municipal Complex - Participants will receive a certificate of destruction for materials taken to be destroyed by AMS Store and Shred.
- ColorCycle Marker Recycling* Municipal Complex - Drop off any brand of plastic markers, dry erase markers and highlighters to eliminate tons of spent markers ending up in landfills.
- Lions Club Eyeglass Collection* Municipal Complex - All glasses will be donated to lower income communities around the world.
- Medication Takeback Municipal Complex - Only pills will be accepted. Remove from packaging and place in paper or plastic bags.
- Spring Cleaning Drop Off* Public Works on Donald Drive - Volunteers will assist in unloading vehicles. Please be sure to review the restricted items that are not accepted before the event.
- Used Book Drive* Municipal Complex - Gently used books for donation to non-profit organizations. No encyclopedias accepted.
- Free Mulch Pick Up* Public Works on Donald Drive - Please bring your own containers.
Due to the popularity of this free event, please expect long lines. All traffic to the Municipal Complex must enter Main Street from Haligus Road, for a more expeditious traffic flow. Except for event traffic, Main Street will be closed from Haligus to Ruth Road.
Everyone is invited to join us for these fun activities:
- Wastewater Treatment Plant Tours - West Main Street at Kreutzer Road, 9 am - 1 pm. Tours take approximately 1 hour and the last tour begins at noon.
- Culver’s Kids Arbor Day Coloring Contest - Pick up a coloring sheet at Culver’s, Huntley Village Hall, Huntley Library or Huntley Park District between April 1 - 25 and bring your best coloring work back to Culver’s of Huntley by April 25 to get a free scoop of frozen custard! Participants will have their name entered to win a free tree.
Be sure to check the link above for full details and restrictions before the event.
Original source can be found here.