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Holiday Lights Recycling Program Now Underway

Mundelein Public Works and Engineering in partnership with Elgin Recycling https://www.elginrecycling.com/ is hosting the annual holiday lights recycling program. Anyone interested in recycling their used holiday lights can bring their items to one of the following locations between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday from now through January 31, 2020.

Holiday Lights Recycling Locations:

-Village Hall, 300 Plaza Circle
-Public Works Facility, 440 E. Crystal Street
-Fire Station #1, 1000 N. Midlothian Road
-Police Department, 221 N. Lake Street (lower level)

Please note: only the light strands themselves will be taken; bulbs do not have to be removed from the strands but should be removed from boxes and/or plastic. We cannot accept lawn ornaments, other holiday decorations, or light strands connected to wreaths, garlands, or other material. Residents dropping lights off at the Village Hall are limited to two 25-foot strands or equivalent length.
If you have any questions or for bulk drop-offs, please contact Mundelein Public Works and Engineering at 847-949-3270.

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