City of Rockford
Rock River Disposal is proud to serve the City of Rockford, the industrial and cultural center of north central Illinois.
- Household trash is unlimited, along with unlimited bulk items to be picked up.
- 13 to 40 gallon containers or bags can be used, weighing less than 50 lbs. each.
- Please see Bulk Refuse Rates below for an excessive clean up fee of a residential property.
Household recycling is unlimited. A blue recycling can is provided by Rock River Disposal to all residents. Residents may purchase additional blue recycling cans at a cost of $24.50/each including delivery by contacting Rock River Disposal. The use of trash cans to hold recycling is not acceptable. Click here to learn more about our recycling program.
Household yard waste is unlimited. Yard waste is all grass clippings, leaves and small branches from a residential property. All trimmings from bushes and small tree branches need to be bundled in 3′-4′ lengths with branches no thicker than 4” in diameter and not weighing over 25 lbs. No plastic bags of any kind will be accepted for pick up. There is a 50 lb. weight limit for all bags and cans with an X of yard waste. Yard Waste season runs typically from the beginning of April to the end of November.
CITY OF ROCKFORD 2018 BULK REFUSE RATES
Bulk items are subject to the bulk refuse rates listed in the City of Rockford’s Fee Schedule.