Recycling

Used tire collection site for Peoria residents

Mar 28, 2015

Peoria Disposal company and the City of Peoria are teaming up to rid city neighborhoods of unwanted tires.

Making household hazardous waste events easier

Jun 6, 2013

There's a push in Springfield to create a fund that would make it easier for communities to hold household hazardous waste events, similar to the hugely-successful one in Bloomington-Normal last fall. Walter Willis of Hampshire heads up the Illinois Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America. He says his group has lobbied for the Paint Stewardship Law, which would develop a revenue stream through the sale of paint products that could fund community-wide events.