AUSTIN TOWNSHIP HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT: Algonquin Township Specialized Recycling Event!!
Austin Township Highway Department recently issued the following announcement.
PLEASE BE AWARE OF THE NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN ENTERING THE TOWNSHIP FOR SPECIALIZED RECYCLING.
Air Conditioners (Window Unit Only)
Computers, Computer Components & Laptops
Car Batteries (township residents ONLY)
Cell Phones, telephones & phone systems
Small dehumidifiers & humidifiers
Digital Recorders & Converter Boxes
MP3 Players & Music Players
Small Home Appliances (blenders, fans, toasters, vacuums, etc.)
TV & Computer Monitor (One per family per month - township residents ONLY)
Video Game Controllers & Consoles
Used Oil (township residents ONLY)
No Hazardous Waste (thermostats, thermometers, smoke detectors carbon monoxide detectors, chemical liquids, gases)
No Fluorescent tubes, compact fluorescent tubes, or light bulbs
No Household Batteries
Tires Recycling Fee:
Vehicle Tires – $3
Truck Tires – $5
Semi/Tractor – $6
Paint Recycling Fee (E-Paint, a third party):
$3/Gallon – Latex
$5/Quart – $9/Gallon – Oil Based, Stain, or Varnish
Household Batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, etc.)
CFL or Tubes
Freezers, Refrigerators, Washers or Dryers, etc.
Hazardous Household Items
Heavy Duty Cleaners, Drain Cleaner, Pesticides, etc.
Treated Lumber, 2x4s, or any kind of construction or demolition debris
Original source can be found here.
Source: Austin Township Highway Department