Thursday, December 4, 3:00-7:00 PM
We are hosting an open house for you! Take a few minutes to swing by SCARCE and have a look around. Check out our rescue projects and find out what you can donate when cleaning out your closets, garages and desk drawers.
Read more: Open House at SCARCE
Cooking Oil Collection
Saturday, November 29
Drop off cooking oil for recycling at one of these collection sites:
Elmhurst Public Works Garage, 9am-noon
985 S. Riverside Dr.
Itasca Village Hall, 9am-noon
550 W. Irving Park Rd.
LaGrange Park Fire Station #1, 9am-noon
447 N. Catherine Ave
Naperville Fire Station #4, 9am-2pm
1971 Brookdale Rd.
River Forest Village Hall, 9am-noon
400 Park Ave.
Roselle Police Station Parking Lot, 9am-noon
103 S. Prospect
Villa Park Behind Village Hall, 9am-noon
20 S. Ardmore
Wheaton Public Works Garage, 9am-noon
821 W. Liberty
Wheaton Sanitary District, 10am-noon
Winfield Township Road District, 7am-11am
30W575 Roosevelt Rd
If you can't make one of these special collections, there are 6 ongoing collection locations. Click on "read more" for permanent locations.
Read more: Recycle your Cooking Oil into Biodiesel
The Holiday Lights colleciton is back on for the 2014-2015 season! Thank you to Elgin Recycling for working with us once again!
Lights accepted include: Italian mini-lights, traditional lights, extension cords, rope lights, LED lights. Lights can be in working or non working condition, from any holiday!
SCARCE collects holiday lights all year long!
- Addison Park District
- Park District Community Center
- Bartlett, November 1-April 1
- Village Hall, 228 S. Main St.
- Carol Stream, November 17-February 9
- Municipal Center, 500 S. Gary Ave.
- 280 Kuhn Rd.
- Clarendon Hills
- Police Department 448 Park Ave
- Darien, November 17-February 8
- Police Department Lobby, 1710 Plainfield Rd
- Downers Grove during business hours M-F 8:00am-5:00pm
- Village Hall, 801 Burlington Ave
- Public Works Facility 5101 Walnut Ave
- Elmhurst, November 17-January 26
- City Hall
- Public Works Garage, 985 S. Riverside Dr.
- York High School
- Emerson School
- Jackson School
- Hawthorne School
- Glen Ellyn Nov-January 31
- Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center, 800 St. Charles Rd
- Main Street Recreation Center, Main & Hill St
- Spring Avenue Recreation Center, 185 Spring Ave
- Glendale Heights, November 3-April 1
- Public Service Building, 1635 Glen Ellyn Rd.
- Hanover Park
- Public Works Garage, 2041 W. Lake St.
- Itasca, November 28-January 31
- Public Works Garage, 415 N. Prospect
- Lisle, December 1-January 31
- Village Hall, 925 Burlington Ave.
- Lisle Park District, now-February 1
- Rec Center, 1925 Ohio St.
- Wheatstack Restaurant, 5900 S. Rt. 53
- Naperville, November 24 - April 1 more info
- Public Works Recycling Drop Off Center, 180 Fort Hill Dr. (Wed. & Sat. 8am-4pm)
- Public Works Admin. Office, (Mon.-Frid., 7am - 4:30pm)
- Municipal Center Lunchroom, 400 S. Eagle St. (Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm)
- Naperville Park District, November 17-February 13
- Knoch Knolls Nature Center (Hours: Mon.-Sat., 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Sun. 12:00 noon-5:00 p.m.)
- Alfred Rubin Riverwalk Community Center, 305 W. Jackson Avenue – Lower Level (Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. with additional evening and weekend hours for programs)
- Springbrook Golf Course, 2220 W. 83rd Street (Hours: Mon.-Sun., 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.). Please note that Springbrook Golf Course will be closed Dec. 24-Jan. 1.
- Naperville, St. Margaret Mary, November 22-January 16
- Oak Brook, November 20-January 9
- Public Library, 600 Oak Brook Rd.
- River Forest - December 15-January 15
- Village Hall, 400 Park Ave.
- Roselle, October 21-February 28
- Public Works Building, 474 Congress Circle North Drive
- SCARCE, ongoing
- SCARCE offices, 799 Roosevelt Rd., Building 2 (9am-4:30pm)
- Warrenville, November 17-February 1
- Public Library, 28W751 Stafford Pl.
- West Chicago, November 24-January 23
- Public Works, 135 West Grandlake
- Muprhy's Ace Hardware
- West Chicago Methodist Church
- Public Library
- Police Station
- Water Treatment Facility
- Wheaton, November 24-February 9
- Wheaton, First Presbyterian Church, November 25-February 28
- Wheaton Park District, November 16-Feburary 28
- Woodridge, November 24, March 13
- Village Hall, 5 Plaza Dr.
- Public Works Building, 1 Plaza Dr.
Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri: 9am - 4:30pm
Tue: 9am - 6pm
2nd & 4th Sat of the month: 9am - noon