Garbage & Recycling Information


Waste Management is aware that you may have some extra trash.  If your normal trash exceeds the space available in your blue bin, you may set waste bags in front of your blue bin.  However. .. they must be the heavyweight plastic bags and securely tied.  Please try to keep it to no more than two bags, if possible.

Also.. . .bulk furniture pickup has resumed!    However, if you have more than a couple of pieces, please call Waste Management to schedule a full bulk pickup at (800-964-8988).   Please understand that mattresses have to be covered in plastic, carpet must be rolled into 4-foot widths and can weigh no more than fifty pounds.  Glass and mirrors must be taped to prevent shattering.

However, if you have some things of which that you absolutely need to dispose, we can offer you a list of the scrappers who are licensed to work in Evergreen Park:

Javier Bustos (773-517-2015)
Cal Jagus (312-778-9433)
Margarito Rodriguez  (708-261-3332)
Concepcion Rodriguez  (708-904-9537)
Jesus Perez (708-743-4902)

Pickup Days By Area
- Southeast Quadrant
Tuesday - Northwest Quadrant
Wednesday - Northeast Quadrant
Thursday - Southwest Quadrant

Lost or Stolen Can
If any of your waste cans (Waste, Recycling or Yardwaste) turns up missing, please fill out this online form. The lost/stolen cart will be replaced within five business days from the notification date. Report Your Stolen Cart Here.

If any of your trash cans (trash, recycling or yard waste) gets a broken wheel, simply call Waste Management at (800) 964-8988. Confused about what to Recycle? Read Waste Management’s Handy Pamphlet!

Please note that recycling is not REQUIRED by the Village; it is an option available to you. If, after compacting your recycling in the container as best you can, you find that you need more than one recycling bin, they are available from Waste Management (not the Village of Evergreen Park) for a charge of $3 per month.  Again, call (800) 964-8988.

Please note that there is no pickup on six holidays:
New Years Day
Memorial Day
Fourth of July
Labor Day
Christmas Day

In those instances, pickup will be delayed ONE day that week. We will remind you of that in our weekly E-Newsletter blasts.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to call us at (708) 422-1562

 E-Waste and Hazardous Household Waste

Changes are happening with Waste Management. Now you can contact Waste Management directly to have them pick up your electronics and hazardous chemicals AT YOUR DOORSTEP! So much easier. . . Check Out How To Do It