Waste and Recycling

City of Lockport's "E-Cycling" Facility

Will County and the City of Lockport have entered into an Intergovernmental Agreement to allow a remote drop-off site for the "e-recycling program." Will County's Land Use Department has a container available at the City of Lockport Public Works facility for residents to dispose of any electronic item (see below for acceptable items).  This container is self-serve, Monday-Friday, 7:00 am until 3:00 pm, and is located at 17112 S. Prime Blvd, which is off of Division Street (167th Street), between Gougar and Cedar Roads.  There are also two recycle containers available for mixed recyclables such as glass, paper, cardboard, plastic, etc., for residents to use.  Please note, this is for residential use ONLY; and we do NOT accept any hazardous materials such as paint, batteries, or light bulbs. 

Items accepted (broken or obsolete)

Personal Computers (PCs), Laptops, Monitors, Keyboards, Electronic Mice, Modems, Hard Drives, CD ROM/Zip/Tape Drives, Cords & Cables (power, USB, etc.), CDs, DVDs, Floppies, etc. UPS (Battery Backups), Printers (laser, ink jet, dot matrix, etc.), Televisions, VCR, DVD, Laser Disc Players, Portable Radio/CD Players Speakers/Stereo Systems CB's/Two -way radios, Digital Clocks, Microwaves, Cameras (film, magnetic tape, digital), String Lights (holiday lights on wires), Palm Organizers, Hand Held Games, Video Game Players, Joysticks/Game controls, Typewriters/Word Processors, Copy/Fax/Scanner Machines, Adding Machines, Postage Machines, Calculators, Paper shredders, Telephones/Cell Phones, Answering Machines, Pagers.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

If you are looking to dispose of household hazardous waste that is not accepted by our e-cycle facility or through Waste Management's recycling program, you can drop it off at the City of Naperville's permanent Household Hazardous Waste drop-off facility.  Here is a link about this facility: http://www.naperville.il.us/hhw.aspx

Waste Management Garbage & Recycling

For information and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) about Waste Management garbage and recycling pick-up, and for all other FAQ's, please click here.


Jodi Herman, Administrative Assistant
eMail: city@lockport.org