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Monroe County Recycling Center

The recycling facility is designed to accept large items for disposal from Monroe County residents that can not be accepted for regular curbside pickup. This includes furniture, appliances, and other large household items. The facility also accepts recyclable material.

Recyclable Materials Accepted

  • Glass jars & bottles
    (clear, brown, and green)
  • Newspaper
  • Steel cans
  • Aluminum cans
  • Plastic

Materials Not Accepted

  • Tires
  • Baggable waste
    (waste that curbside pickup would accept)
  • Debris from contractors
  • Debris produced as a result of doing business
  • Landscape waste
  • Building material

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday 8:00 am - Noon


Behind the Monroe County Annex Building (901 Illinois Avenue)

Site Coordinator
For large items/dump site: Steve 618-939-2221
For small recycle items: Sally 618-939-8681 ext. 247